HAPPENINGS

Posted on 28 July 2016 by LeslieM

Tee-Off Party for 6th annual Charity Golf Tournament

Thursday, July 28, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Hosted by Deerfield Beach Kiwanis Club. Food, drinks and prizes. 10 percent off if you register and pay in full for golf tournament that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17. For more information, call 954-242-6083 or 654-980-1833.

Arts and Crafts Sale

Thursday, July 28, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

B’nai B’rith Apartments

299 SW 3 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Many paintings, crafts, jewelry, antiques, goodies and beverages for sale. Proceeds benefit the B’nai B’rith Foundation. For information, call 954-426-5577.

Super Circuit Fitness Program

Saturday, July 30, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m

Pioneer Park

222 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Every Saturday. Registration: $9 per single class/$64-8 classes. Register today at any City of DB communitycenters, or visit www.deerfield-beach.com/registration. For information, call 954-480-4361.

NE Focal Point Preschool Open House

Saturday, July 30, 9 a.m. to noon

NE Focal Point

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free Voluntary Pre Kindergarten offered for ages 2-5 years, beginning Aug. 22. Open year round, Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuition includes breakfast, lunch and snacks. Art, music, computer classes and swimming lessons also included. Teachers are certified. 5+Quality Rated School with APPLE Accreditation. For information, call 954-480-4473 or e-mail jhafer@fdeerfield-beach.com.

Sundays at the Butler House: Backyard Garage Sale

Sunday, July 31, 1 To 4 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Bargain hunter delights. Antiques and collectables. Gift Basket drawing. Food available for purchase. Free tours of Butler House. Sponsored by Deerfield Beach Historical Society. For information regarding membership or special activities, call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfield-history.org.

6th Annual Clothes off our Back for Women in Distress

Wednesday, Aug. 3, 5 to 8 p.m.

Oceans 234

234 N. Ocean Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Clean out your closet or just donate the clothes off your back for this fabulous cause. Accepting new and gently worn men, women and children’s clothing, cell phones and chargers. $20, includes butler-passed appetizers and raffle ticket to win a luxurious stay-cation on “The Island.” For information, call 954-428-2539.

Save the Date: Cuisines & Poetry

Friday, Aug. 5, 8:15 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.)

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy. #104

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Experience spoken word poetry at its best. All teams and performers are either high schoolers or heading for their freshman year in college. Admission: Adults-$10/Children- $5. $4 hotdog combos. For information, visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Save the Date: Rainforest Grand Opening

Saturday, Aug. 6, 9 a.m.

Constitution Park’s Arboretum

2841 Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

City of Deerfield Beach Parks & Recreation Dept. is proud to announce the grand opening of the newly-constructed rainforest. Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. For additional information, call Constitution Park, 954-480-4494.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 21 July 2016 by LeslieM

Food Truck Invasion

Thursday, July 21, 5 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

For all ages. Various trucks sell a variety of foods. For more information, call 954-357-5100 or visit www.FoodTruckInvasion.com.

Magnetic Pompano, Featuring Joey Gilmore

Friday, July 22, 8 to 11 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Come listen to some R & B and Blues. $20. For information, visit www.magneticpompano.com or call 954-839-9578.

Superhero Splash Bash

Friday, July 22, 6 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Family event with games, splash water park play time, a movie, bounce house, prizes and more. All ages. $6 per person,children 1 year and under free. Pre-registration required, call 954-357-5100.

Concert, Tree Dedication Ceremony & Lunch

Sunday, July 24, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Community Presbyterian Church

1920 SE 5 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Offering an uplifting guitar playing and singing service. Also, historical special Tree Dedication Ceremony on the lawn with Margaret Briggs and family followed by a complimentary luncheon. Events and parking are complimentary. Visit www.communitych.org or call 954-427-0222.

St. Ambrose Men’s Club to go to Seminole Casino & Boomer Times Expo

Tuesday, July 26, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

St. Ambrose Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Play at the casino. Attend the Boomer Times Expo, where over 60 exhibitors representing insurance, financial, health and wellness, technological, entertainment, travel, fashion and more will show off their goods and services. Special veteran’s ceremony, music by Jerry Mann and four drawings of $250 (must be present to win). $30 (includes $20 free play, transportation and a chance to win 50 premium prizes.)

For more information, call Jerry Mann at 954-856-6062.

Tuesday Night Beach Dance

Main Beach Parking Lot

Tuesday July 26, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Total Recall will be playing. Wear dancing shoes and bring beach chair. Free event. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

6th Annual NE Focal Point Family Night

Tuesday, July 26, 5 to 9 p.m.

Duffy’s

401 N. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Eat, drink and have fun. 2 for 1 drinks, desserts for two, kids’ menu. 10 percent of proceeds benefit NE Focal Point. Meet staff and learn about services, programs, volunteer opportunities. For information, call 954-480-4449.

Kendra Gives Back Party

Wednesday, July 27, 3:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Mizner Park

411 Plaza Real

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Enjoy sips, sweets and Kendra Scott jewelry. 20 percent of all proceeds benefit Gateway Community Outreach.

For information, call 954-725-8434.

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

Wednesday, July 27, 10 a.m.

NE Focal Point

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Caregiver training and support for individuals caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease, memory impairments, dementia and cognitive limitations. For information, call 954-480-4463. Meetings held every Wednesday.

Health and Financial Wellness Fair

Wednesday, July 27 and Thursday, July 28

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free. Blood-pressure checks, cholesterol/ diabetes tests and more. Free 30 minute financial seminars ($25 gift card will be given away at each seminar). Blood mobile will accept donations. Face painting by Bella the Clown. For information, call 954-786-4626.

The Mummers Band plays

Wednesday, July 27, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m

Herb Skolnick Community Center

800 SW 36 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

The Mummers Band is made up of a variety of instruments that include strings, bells, woodwinds, accordions, keyboard and percussion. $8 tickets may be purchased at the Herb Skolnick Community Center or visit www.eventbrite.com. For more information, call 954-786-4590 or visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Arts and Crafts Sale

Thursday, July 28, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

B’nai B’rith Apartments

299 SW 3 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Beautiful paintings, arts, crafts, jewelry, antiques, goodies and beverages for sale. Proceeds benefit the B’nai B’rith Foundation. For information, call 954-426-5577.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 15 July 2016 by LeslieM

Dive-In Movie – Inside Out

Friday, July 15, 7:30 p.m.

Aquatics Center

501 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free movie. For information, call 954-420-2262 or visit www.Deerfield-Beach.com

Midtown Gospel Hapi Hour Sessions

Friday, July 15, 6 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.,

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Free event features Gospel artists performing with live band. J. Smith, of Gospel station WMBM, will emcee. Non-alcoholic refreshments available for purchase. For more information, visit www.magneticpompano.com or call 954-839-9578.

Pooches on the Patio

Friday, July 15, 5 to 7 p.m.

Boca Resto Lounge

3360 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33431

Dog friendly event. Includes silent auction. $15 donation at the door or $10 in advance (includes 1 free drink — Pooch Punch.) All proceeds go to Milo’s Dog Rescue. For advance tickets or information, call 561-702-3306 or visit www.milosdogrescue.com.

Sephora Grand Opening

Friday, July 15, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Stop by to receive a free, sample-packed makeup bag, plus the first 100 people in line will receive a free Sephora Inside JCPenney gift card, while supplies last. For more information, visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Movies on the Lawn – Inside Out

Friday, July 15, 8 p.m.

Intersection of Atlantic & Pompano Beach Blvds.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Free, family friendly event. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics. For more information, call 954-786-4111 or visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Hillsboro Lighthouse Tour

Saturday, July 16, 8:30, 9:15, 10 & 11 a.m.

Meet boat at Alsdorf Park

2974 NE 14 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Registration/check-in starts 30 minutes prior to first sail time and remains open until the last boat returns. Parking anywhere in the (pay) parking lot. Closed-toe shoes required (no flip flops or open-toed sandals). Children must be at least 4 ft. tall. $25 per person transportation fee. For information, e-mail info@hillsborolighthouse.org or call 954-942-2102.

Guided Tour

Saturday, July 16, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Take a look inside the Butler House and learn its history. New Alice B Gift Shop now open. For information, call 954- 429-0378 or visit www.deerfieldbeachhistoricalsociety.com.

5th Annual Boca Burger Battle

Saturday, July 16, 7 to 10 p.m.

(VIP starts at 6 p.m.)

Sanborn Square Park

72 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Look for Federal Highway from Palmetto Park Road NE 2 Street to be shut down again to make way for this culinary extravaganza. See chefs from around the area light up their grills and get to cooking, all competing to see who will create the Best Boca Burger. Quench your thirst with craft beer and wines. A portion of proceeds benefit PROPEL (People Reaching Out to Provide Education and Leadership). Live entertainment by Voodoo Possum and Big City Dogs. No pets allowed. Rain or shine. $50 General Admission, includes three drink tickets and unlimited food tastings. VIP, with unlimited food and drink tastings and early entry is $75 (Pre-Sale), $125 (Regular). Tickets: www.bocaburgerbattle.com or call 561-338-7594.

Kids Discovery Day

Saturday, July 16, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Community Presbyterian Church

Briggs Hall

1920 SE 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free fun day for kids. Puppet Theater, face painting, arts and crafts, healthy pizza, snacks available. For more information, call 561-674-4864.

Tuesday Night Beach Dance

Tuesday, July 19, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Get ready to dance. Total Recall will be playing for your entertainment. Wear your dancing shoes and bring a beach chair. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Open Ballroom Dance Sessions

Tuesday, July 19, 1 to 3 p.m.

NE Focal Point

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn how to dance the classics, such as the Waltz, Cha Cha, Fox Trot, Merengue, Tango and Rumba. Light refreshments served. For more information, call 954-480-4447 or e-mail tsutton@deerfield-beach.com. Dance sessions held every Tuesday.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 07 July 2016 by LeslieM

Meet & Greet With The “Pup”arazzi

Thursday, July 7, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Silverspot Cinema

4441 Lyons Road

Coconut Creek, FL 33073

Special “yappy” hour with Animal Aid, Inc. Movie: Secret Life of Pets will show at 6 p.m., 8:10 p.m. and10:20 p.m. Bring your pet to walk the outdoor red carpet and greet the “pup”arazzi. Attendees will enjoy specialty cocktails and happy hour featuring $3 Lobster Rolls and $5 per glass house wine. Animal Aid, Inc. bringing small dogs available for adoption. For reservations or information, call 954-840-8150 or visit www.silverspot.net.

Food Truck Invasion

Thursday, July 7, 5 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Various trucks sell a variety of foods. For more information, call the park at 954-357-5100 or visit www.FoodTruckInvasion.com.

Superhero Splash Bash

Friday, July 8, 6 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Family event with games, splash water park playtime, a movie, bounce house, prizes and more. All ages. $6, children 1 year and under free. Pre-registration required, call 954-357-5100.

Worth the Drive: Sushi & Stroll

Friday, July 8, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

4000 Morikami Park Rd.

Delray Beach, FL 33446

Cool off as you stroll the gardens, sip craft sakis, taste Asian cuisine, shop in the Museum Store and listen to the roars of Fushu Daiko’s taiko drum performances. Adults: $15, children (6-17): $9, under 6 free. Seniors and Military: $13 (with valid ID), students: $11 (with valid ID). For more information, call 561-495-0233 or visit www.morikami.org.

Lace Up

Saturday, July 9, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Deerfield Beach High School

910 Buck Pride Way

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free camp for boys and girls ages 5 to 18. Presented by the Shoelace Foundation. www.LaceUpCamp.eventbrite.com.

Once Upon a Mattress

Saturday, July 9, 7 p.m.

Sunday, July 10, 2 p.m.

FAU Boca Raton campus

Studio One Theatre

777 Glades Rd.

Boca Raton, FL 33431

Play is also on Friday, July 15, 7 p.m.; Saturday, July 16, 2 and 7 p.m.; Sunday, July 17, 2 p.m. Tickets — $20, Students: $12, FAU faculty, staff, alumni: $15 with ID. Tickets avail-able at the Box Office in FAU’s Student Union, Monday toFriday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or at the door if available. For more information, visit www.fauevents.com or call 561-297-6124.

Soulful Sunday

Sunday, July 10, 6 to 9 p.m.

Ali Cultural Arts

353 Hammondville Rd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free family friendly outdoor concert. Featuring the gospel sounds of Dwight Moment and Symphony. For more information, call 954-786-7876.

Deerfield Beach Orchid Society Meeting

Tuesday, July 12, 7:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: Bill Thoms, internationally recognized orchid hunter, breeder and grower extraordinaire. No charge to visit the first two times. After that, annual membership fee applies. For more information, visit www.deerfieldbeachorchidsociety.org or e-mail deerfieldbeachorchidsociety@gmail.com.

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Summer Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, July 13, 6 to 8 p.m.

Madison’s New York Grill & Bar

2006 NW Executive Center Cir.

Boca Raton, FL 33431

Benefits the David and Fela Shapell Family Collections and Conservation Center, which opens April 2017. Ticket price: $20 at the door (includes one drink & hors d’oeuvres). Walk-ins are welcome. RSVP or for more information, contact Robert Tanen at rtanen@ushmm.org or call 561-995-6773.

Conversation Piece: a modern salon

Friday, July 15, 7 to 10 p.m.

Bailey Contemporary Arts

41 NE 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Interactive and spontaneous discussion on current events and their impact on culture and the arts. Tickets: $10 (pre-registration available on Eventbrite). Third Friday of each month. For more information, call 954-284-0141.

Save the date:5th Annual Boca Burger Battle

Saturday, July 16, 7 to 10 p.m.

(VIP starts at 6 p.m.)

Sanborn Square Park

72 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Look for Federal Highway from Palmetto Park Road NE 2 Street to be shut down again to make way for this culinary extravaganza. See chefs from around the area light up their grills and get to cooking, all competing to see who will create the Best Boca Burger. Quench your thirst with craft beer and wines. A portion of proceeds benefit PROPEL (People Reaching Out to Provide Education and Leadership). Live entertainment by Voodoo Possum and Big City Dogs. No pets allowed. Rain or shine. $50 General Admission, which includes three drink tickets and unlimted food tastings. VIP, which received unlimited food and drink tastings and early entry, is $75 (Pre-Sale), $125 (Regular). Purchase Tickets online at www.bocaburgerbattle.com or call 561-338-7594.

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FOURTH OF JULY HAPPENINGS

Posted on 30 June 2016 by LeslieM

Deerfield Beach

Entertainment Schedule

South Stage (SE 1 St. and Ocean Way)

Whisky Six: 12- 1 p.m.

Army Gideon: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Caribbean Chillers: 3 – 4:30 p.m.

The Regs: 5:15 – 6:45 p.m.

Eaglesmania (Eagles Tribute Band): 7:30 – 9 p.m.

North Stage (Hillsboro Blvd. and Ocean Way)12:30 p.m. until fireworks. Bands include: The Rockaways, Baker Act, The Hucklebucks, The Search, Tonto Goldberg, Kristin Cappiello, Late for Dinner and other special guests.

Parking/ Trolley: Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Complimentary parking will be available at The Cove Shopping Center and St. Ambrose Catholic Church. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service between The Cove Shopping Center and the beach or St. Ambrose Catholic Church and the beach. The shuttle will run from 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., then the shuttle service will be suspended when Hillsboro Blvd. and the Hillsboro Blvd. bridge are closed to vehicular traffic, and will resume from 11 p.m. to midnight.

Road Closures:

International Fishing Pier will be closed at 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 and will reopen at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5.

Ocean Way from Hillsboro Boulevard to SE 4 Street, the Main Beach Parking Lot, the lot behind Ocean Rescue Headquarters and the Pier Parking Lot will be closed at 12 a.m. on Monday, July 4 and will reopen on the morning of July 5.

SE 2 Street and SE 1 Street at A1A will be closed at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 4 and will reopen on the morning of July 5.

On July 4, from 6 to 11 p.m., the Hillsboro Boulevard bridge, A1A from Hillsboro Boulevard to SE 3 Street, and Ocean Way at NE 21 Avenue, will be closed to traffic.

On July 4, from 7 to 11 p.m., the Hillsboro Boulevard Bridge will remain in the locked down position from 7 to 11 p.m. for pedestrian traffic.

For any questions regarding the event, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/4thofjuly or contact the Community Events and Outreach Division at 954-480-4429.

Pompano Beach

Pompano Beach Fishing Pier

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Starting at 6 p.m. Live music, featuring Chain Reaction, a Journey tribute band, followed by emcee Kenny Walker and 102.7 The Beach Radio Station. 9 p.m.— fireworks will fill the night sky as they are launched from the end of the Pompano Beach Fishing Pier. Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome; however, personal fireworks, glass containers, alcohol and pets are prohibited.

Pier Parking Garage, located across the street from the pier,will be open. For more information about garage, see pg. 9. For more information on event, visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov or call 954-786-4111.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 30 June 2016 by LeslieM

 

Guided Tour of Butler House

Saturday, July 2, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn the history of the historic Butler House. New Alice B Gift Shop now open.

Rainforest Planting Party, Part 2

Saturday, July 2, 9 a.m. to noon

Deerfield Beach Arboretum

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Help plant out Rain Forest! Lunch will be served at noon. Wear closed-toed shoes and bring work gloves.

For more information, call 954-480-4494.

Donate blood, receive free movie ticket

Monday, July 4, 9:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Big Red Bus”

AIA and SE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Donate blood and receive free movie ticket, limited-edition T-shirt. Free wellness checkup. Includes blood pressure, pulse, temperature, iron count and cholesterol screening.

Call 888-936-6283 for more information.

Worth the Drive!: 11th Annual Florida Supercon

Friday, July 1 to Monday, July 4

Miami Beach Convention Center

1901 Convention Center Dr.

Miami Beach, FL 33139

Celebrating comics, anime, video games, fantasy and sci-fi. Long list of celebrities attending! For tickets, visit www.floridasupercon.com.

Save the date: DFB Shop opens

Thursday, July 7, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

International Fishing Pier

200 NE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The City of Deerfield is pleased to announce the launch of DFB Shop, the new souvenir, bait and tackle shop.The City will celebrate this launch with hors d’ oeuvres, music and fashion show to unveil the new beach bags, T-shirts, hats and more. All attendants receive 20-percent discount on clothing items that day only! See also e-commerce site at www.deerfieldbeachshop.com.

5th Annual Boca Burger Battle

Saturday, July 16, 7 to 10 p.m.

(VIP starts at 6 p.m.)

Sanborn Square Park

72 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Look for Federal Highway from Palmetto Park Road NE 2 Street to be shut down again to make way for this culinary extravaganza. See chefs from around the area light up their grills and get to cooking, all competing to see who will create the Best Boca Burger. Quench your thirst with craft beer and wines. A portion of proceeds benefit PROPEL (People Reaching Out to Provide Education and Leader-ship). Live entertainment by Voodoo Possum and Big City Dogs. No pets allowed. Rain or shine. $50 General Admission, which includes three drink tickets and unlimted food tastings. VIP, which receives unlimited food and drink tastings and early entry, is $75 (Pre-Sale), $125 (Regular).

Purchase Tickets online at www.bocaburgerbattle.com or call 561-338-7594.

 

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4th of July HAPPENINGS

Posted on 23 June 2016 by LeslieM

Each year, the Deerfield Beach Community Redevelopment Agency sponsors the City of Deerfield Beach’s 4th of July Celebration.

This year, look forward to plenty of music and vendors providing a variety of arts & crafts, local foods and ice cold beverages. Don’t forget to stay for the famous Deerfield Beach fireworks show!

Festivities will take place at the Main Beach Parking Lot, at 149 SE 21 Ave.

Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Complimentary parking will be available at The Cove Shopping Center and St. Ambrose Catholic Church. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service between The Cove Shopping Center and the beach or St. Ambrose Catholic Church and the beach. The shuttle will run from 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., then the shuttle service will be suspended when Hillsboro Boulevard and the Hillsboro Boulevard bridge is closed to vehicular traffic, and will resume from 11 p.m. to midnight.

Entertainment Schedule

Whisky Six: 12 – 1 p.m.

Army Gideon: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Caribbean Chillers: 3 – 4:30 p.m.

The Regs: 5:15 – 6:45 p.m.

Eaglemania (Eagles Tribute Band): 7:30 – 9:05 p.m.

Road Closures

International Fishing Pier will be closed at 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 and will reopen at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5

Ocean Way from Hillsboro Boulevard to SE 4 Street, the Main Beach Parking Lot, the lot behind Ocean Rescue Headquarters and the Pier Parking Lot will be closed a 12 a.m. on Monday, July 4 and will reopen on the morning of July 5

SE 2 Street and SE 1 Street at A1A will be closed at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 4 and will reopen on the morning of July 5

On July 4, from 6 to 11 p.m., the Hillsboro Boulevard bridge, A1A from Hillsboro Boulevard to SE 3 Street, and Ocean Way at NE 21 Avenue, will be closed to traffic

On July 4, from 7 to 11 p.m., the Hillsboro Boulevard Bridge will remain in the locked down position from 7 to 11 p.m. for pedestrian traffic.

For any questions regarding the event, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/4thofjuly or contact the Community Events and Outreach Division at 954-480-4429.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 23 June 2016 by LeslieM

Basketball Camp

Kenny Boynton’s Train Like A Pro Weekend

Friday, June 24 through Saturday, June 25

Highlands Christian Academy

501 NE 48 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Think, train, perform like a pro. K-12th grade. Limited space.Also Elite Training Clinic: Sunday, June 26, Coral SpringsRec. Ctr. Register at www.arcitecbasketball.com.

Dive-in Movies: Woodlawn

Friday, June 24, 8 p.m.

Houston Sworn Pool

901 NW 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Snacks/refreshments available. For more information, call 954-786-4116 or visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Superhero Splash Bash

Friday, June 24, 6 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Games, splash water park playtime, movie, bounce house, prizes and more. All ages. $6, children 1 yr. and under free. Pre-registration required, call 954-357-5100.

Ham Radio Field Day

Saturday, June 25 & Sunday, June 26

During daylight hours

Quiet Waters Park

Pavilion 10

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Free hot dog/beverage available to anyone from the public who makes their first radio contact using the “Get-On-The-Air Station.” Park admission $1.50 (gate fee). For more information, visit www.broward.org/parks/quietwaterspark or www.w4bug.org.

Beach Yoga

Saturday, June 25, 8 a.m.

South of the International Fishing Pier

Lifeguard Tower 2

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Presented by Sand Angel Yoga. Classes every Saturday until July 23. $12 per session, 5 classes-$50, 8 classes-$75. All levels welcome. No experience is necessary. Register at any City of Deerfield Beach rec. facilities or visit: www.deerfield-beach.com/registration. For more information, call 954-480-4361.

Grand Opening Celebration PetSmart & Banfield Pet Hospital

Saturday, June 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pompano CitiCentre (next to Macy’s)

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Free popcorn, refreshments, giveaways. First 25 pets receive free bath or grooming service. First 100 customers receive coupons worth $30. Meet the Banfield veterinary team and tour new in-store hospital. First 25 pets to visit hospital will receive a free microchip (1 per household).

Visit www.pompanociticentre.com/sales-events for more information.

Holy Communion and Luncheon

Sunday, June 26, 10 a.m.

1416 S E 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, Fl. 33441

St. Peter”s Anglican Church honors our Patron Saint.Call Fr. Tracy at 954-695-0336 for more details.

Dixieland/Swing Jazz Session

Sunday, June 26, 1 to 4 p.m.

Pompano Beach Elks Club

700 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Presented by the Hot Jazz & Alligator Gumbo Society. Call 954-563-5390 or visit www.hagsjazz.com

Sundays at the Butler House: Bees, Butterflies & Books

Sunday, June 26, 1 to 4 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free entrance. Free book for students “Seedfolks.” Free Butler House tours. Optional purchases for plants, books, honey, assorted food products. Donations accepted. Call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfield-history.org.

 

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 16 June 2016 by LeslieM

Food Truck Invasion

Thursday, June 16, 5 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Bring the whole family to the park and dine under the open sky. Food trucks with a wide variety of selections. For information, call 954-357-5100 or visit www.foodtruckinvasion.com.

Movies on the Lawn: The Lego Movie

Friday, June 17, 8 p.m.

Great Lawn

90 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics.

NE Focal Point Annual Senior Prom

Friday, June 17, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Appearing live — Shane LeMar and The Ink Spots. Everyone encouraged to dress to impress. For information, call 954-480-4447 or e-mail tsutton@deerfield-beach.com.

Scoops with BSO’s Troops

Saturday, June 18, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

McDonald’s Restaurant

3901 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Free event hosted by Sheriff Scott Israel. Enjoy free ice cream cones; speak with BSO personnel in a laid-back atmosphere. Also DJ, Ronald McDonald, K-9s and more.

Guided Tour of Butler House

Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Find out more about our community and the Butler House. New Alice B Gift Shop, filled with historical pictures, T-shirts and other gifts, is open.

Downtown Drive Car Show

Sunday, June 19, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mizner Park

327 Plaza Real

Boca Raton, FL 33442

Great Father’s Day outing! Showcase of antique, classic, European sport & exotic cars. Free admission. Proceeds benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For more information, visit www.miznerpark.com.

Writing Workshop Program

Monday, June 20, 1 to 3 p.m.

Century Village Clubhouse

2400 Century Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Must be Century Village resident. Twice a week – Monday and Friday. Six sessions for $50. Bring paper and pen or pencil; be prepared to write. In each session, you will find out what you should write and bring to the following class. During class, you will have the chance to read whatever you write aloud and receive feedback from the group. For more information, call Kimberly Dove at Bay Management, 954-428-6892, ext. 4 .

Tuesday Night Beach Dance

Tuesday, June 21, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Total Recall will be playing for your entertainment and dancing pleasure. Wear your dancing shoes and bring your beach chair for a fun evening under the stars. Free. Call 954-480-4429 for information.

Zonta Membership Reception

Tuesday, June 21, 5:30 to 7 pm.

DoubleTree Hilton

100 Fairway Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Prospective members and guests can learn about organization and service projects.Visit www.zontadeerfieldbeach.org or contact Sandy Manning at 561-392-2223 or bosanboc@bellsouth.net.

Butterfly Gardening event

Saturday, June 18, 8 a.m. to noon

Recycling Drop Off Center

401 SW 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

City of Deerfield Beach needs help expanding its butterfly garden. All ages and abilities welcome. Receive a free plant, T-shirt and light lunch. R.S.V.P. to hmarshall@deerfield-beach.com or call 954-480-1420.

Basketball Camp: Kenny Boynton’s Train Like A Pro Weekend

Friday, June 24 through Saturday, June 25

Highlands Christian Academy

501 NE 48 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Think, train, perform like a pro. K-12th grade. Limited space. Also includes Elite Training Clinic: Sunday, June 26, Coral Springs Rec. Ctr. Register now at: arcitecbasketball.com

Worth the Drive: Repticon

Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Universal Palms Hotel & Conference Center

4900 Powerline Rd.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

Hundreds of reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, spiders and small exotic animals to see. Top breeders and vendors offering animals, merchandise, cages, supplies, and expert advice about animals, their habitats, feeding and care. $10 adults, $5 children 5 to12; children under 5 free. VIP tickets available online at www.reptiday.com/ftlauderdale.html.

Extreme Kayak Fishing Summer SLAM, Part One

Saturday, June 18

Just south of the Pompano Beach Pier

Bring your family for a fun day, including The Sunshine Sup Series paddle board races, Free SUP and kayak demos on the beach, lots of free goodies from the 50+ vendors! The Copper Tones will be performing live on stage from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Weigh in at 2:30 p.m. Also join the kick-off party June 16, 6 to 9 p.m., Bru’s Room, 235 S. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach, FL 33062. For more information, visit www.extremekayakfishingtournament.org.

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Meeting in regards to SW 10th Street

Posted on 10 June 2016 by LeslieM

Dear Members of the SW 10th Street Community Oversight Advisory Team (COAT) and Interested Parties,

As part of the SW 10th Street Consensus Building Initiative, a public meeting will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Deerfield Beach High School auditorium (located at 910 Buck Pride Way / NE 5th Terrace, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441).

Please note that the meeting format is a presentation followed by public comment. Staff members from the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization and Florida Department of Transportation will be in attendance to present and answer questions.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status.  Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Christopher Ryan, Public Information Officer/Title VI Coordinator at (954) 876-0033 or 0036 orryanc@browardmpo.org at least seven days prior to the meeting. If hearing impaired, telephone 1-(800) 273-7545 (TDD).

Paul Calvaresi

Regional Transportation Planner

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