One Beautiful World

Programming

We are continuing our live and virtual programming, with both educational and service programs for youth. We ask that all of our cherished volunteers and program participants take care to keep themselves and their neighbors as safe and healthy as possible. When attending our programs, you must be willing to comply with all organizational, facility, and governmental health and safety protocols and requests.

Page Turners Tween Book Club

Join our new monthly book club for teens and tweens (9-13) at the Miramar Library. Register online or at the Miramar Library & Education Center, 954- 357-8182, located at 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025 Miramar Branch Library.

Chess Club for Teens and Tweens

Join our new chess monthly club for teens and tweens (9-18) at the Miramar Library. For more information, call the Miramar Library & Education Center, 954- 357-8182, located at 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025 Miramar Branch Library.

Meditation Classes for Kids and Families with Ms. Nipa Doshi

Family Yoga with Ms. Nipa

At the Miramar Library. For more information, call the Miramar Library & Education Center, 954- 357-8182, located at 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025 Miramar Branch Library.

Tiny Tots Yoga with Nipa Doshi

At the West Regional Library, in the Youth Program Room. Please pre-register here. For more information, call the West Regional Library, located at 8601 W. Broward Blvd, Plantation, FL 33324. Youth Services: (954) 765-1585.

Introduction to American Sign Language for Children (online)

Join us online to learn about American Sign Language (ASL) and Deaf Culture with Ms. Carolyna, a Deaf Instructor. The summer program was so well received that we have repeated it several times now. Check back here for the next start date, or check with Northwest Regional Library for the dates. The series will start with review sessions, so new students are welcome to join in. Register at the Northwest Regional Library, 954-357-7990, 3151 North University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065.

Fort Lauderdale Beach Cleanups

Usually on the third weekend of the month, on Saturdays. Our cleanups take place at Birch State Park. Click here for directions. Parking is free for our volunteers — just tell them you’re there for the OBW Beach Cleanup. Cleanup supplies are provided. Service hours are available. Please wear closed toe shoes and sunscreen, and bring a refillable water bottle. Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Our Earth Day Cleanup! Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Last cleanup before our summer break! Saturday, September 21, 2024, from 9:00-11:00 a.m., with the International Coastal Cleanup. Saturday, October 19, 2024, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2024, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 18, 2025, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 15, 2025, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2025, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Earth Day cleanup! Saturday, May 17, 2025, from 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Nursing Home Visits

If you wish to send greetings to the residents, send your cards and notes in care of Belkys Rodriguez, Regents Park of Sunrise 9701 W. Oakland Park Blvd. Sunrise, FL 33351. They are always in need of clothes, books, games, and puzzles for the residents. Because of of monthly flower deliveries, they are also in need of vases. If you would like to make a donation, or join us for a visit, Regents Park of Sunrise is located on the north side of Oakland Park Blvd., just east of Nob Hill Road. Look for the Westchester sign. There are two separate facilities on the premises. Go to Regents Park, not Westchester. When you turn in, go to the building to the right and rear. You can leave donations at the front desk during regular business hours. Mark them for the attention of Belkys Rodriguez. Saturday, March 2, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 7, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 26, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. This is our Halloween visit, and all are invited to wear costumes. There will be candy! Saturday, December 7, 2024, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. This is our Holiday Caroling Visit! Join is for caroling and the delivery of gifts to the residents.

Keys Project

Our Youth Board has formed a team to help elderly individuals learn how to use their devices to stay in touch with family, play games, and read online. They are also collecting tablets, laptops, and phones for the elderly. If you have functioning devices to donate, or if you are a tech-savvy youth interested in teaching people how to use their devices, contact us at info@one-beautiful-world.org. Service hours are provided for our youth volunteers.