Free Flicks: The Great Budapest Hotel
Friday, August 28, 8 p.m.
The Great Lawn (Atlantic Blvd and Pompano Beach Blvd) Pompano Beach, FL 33062
The movie starts at dusk. It is rated R. You must be 17 or older, or with an accompanying adult over 21. For more information, visit www.pompanobeacharts.org.
Friday, August 28, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
NE Focal Point Senior Center Multipurpose Room 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
The Senior Center is transformed into a beach oasis complete with games, such as horseshoes, bowling, miniature golf, tabletop games, a hula hoop contest and a water balloon contest. Italian Ices and fresh fruit will be on-hand courtesy of Humana of Broward County. They will be raffling off a Staycation at Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort for a one night Oceanfront Room. Raffle tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50. For more information, call Tamara at 954-480-4447 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pirates & princess party
Friday, August 28, 10 a.m. to noon
Pirates Cove Playground 2000 W. Yamato Rd. Boca Raton 33431
Looking for something a bit different to do with the kids? Get ready to walk the plank, dig for treasure, play in water play area and more. For ages 2 to 5. $5 donation suggested. For information, call 561-367-7035.
Art in the Park
Saturday, August 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sullivan Park 1601 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Hosted by The City of Deerfield Beach, Community Redevelopment Agency and the Sullivan Park Public Art Committee. Event is open to all K-12 students living in Deerfield Beach who would like to participate in the Sullivan Park Public Art student competition. Students will receive information about the Sullivan Park Public Art project and be able to create art for the competition. All art supplies will be provided by Jerry’s Artarama and lunch will be sponsored by Mississippi Sweets Barbecue and Tijuana Flats. For questions about the event, contact Ashlee Temple, CRA Administrative Coordinator at 954-480-4262.
Hike at Deerfield Island Park
Saturday, August 29, 9 to 11 a.m.
1720 Deerfield Island Park Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Participants will learn about the island’s history dating back to the days of rum runners and Al Capone, and each hiker will receive a set of Deerfield Island Species Identification Cards to take home. Tour includes boat shuttle transportation to and from the island park. For ages 8 and up. $20/person, or $10/person for two people registering together. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 954-357-5100.
Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming Grand Opening
Saturday, August 29, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
2016 NE 36 St. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
Locally-owned and operated by Clarissa Brillembourg, this Lighthouse Point locale will offer full service grooming and a wide selection of pet foods, treats, toys and supplies. First 20 customers in line at the store will receive FREE Woof Gang Bakery Brand Treats for 1 year! Free samples, giveaways and rescue animals in store as well! For more information, visit www.WoofGangBakery.com.
Authors and Autographs
Sunday, August 30, 2 to 5 p.m.
Historic Butler House 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach FL 33441
30 local published authors who will be autographing and selling their books. In addition, there will be a Used Book Sale and a concert by The Earl Trio, and ice cream treats. Entrance to the event is free, with optional purchases for food, gifts and other mementos. Parking is available at the Post Office, with limited parking adjacent to the Butler House.