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Posted on 20 November 2014 by L.Moore

Garden Club of Lighthouse Point

Thursday, Nov. 20, 11 a.m.

St. Paul’s Education Hall 2700 NE 36 St. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Program: Bromeliads, presented by Ann Schandelmayer, NGC, Master Judge, FFGC Floral Design Instructor. Horticulture Tip by Mona Johnston. Holiday Chinese auction. 954-975-9157 or www.lhpgc.org.

AARP Driver Safety Program

Thursday, Nov. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Update your driving skills, earn a discount on your car insurance. The AARP Driver Safety Program provides those over 50 years of age with updated information on current Florida Statutes, as well as coping with changes which have occurred in our driving years. $20 for 6 hour course ($15 AARP members). Space limited and reservations required. 954-480-4447 or email tsutton@deerfield-beach.com for reservation or more information.

Book sale

Thursday, Nov. 20 to Saturday, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lighthouse Point Library 2200 NE 38 St. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Gently used books, DVDs, VHS tapes, music CDs and audiobooks for sale. 50 cents for paperback books to $2 for hardcover; coffee table and collector books are specially priced. DVDs and CDs are $1 to $9. On Saturday, from 1 to 4 p.m., $1 will get you as many books as you can fit in a plastic bag (we provide). Proceeds benefit the library. 954-946-6398 or www.lighthousepointlibrary.com

Model Railroad Flea Market and Swap Meet

Saturday, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Westside Park Recreation Center 445 SW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Presented by the South Florida Railway Museum of Deerfield Beach at. Shop our vendor tables for model trains, accessories and railroad memorabilia. $2 donation at the door. 954-448-8935.

Rummage Sale

Saturday, Nov. 22, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

St. Ambrose Church 380 S. Federal Hwy. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 119. Refreshments and snacks sold. Rain or shine.

Yard Sale

Saturday, Nov. 22, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Deerfield Beach St. Peter’s Church 1416 SE 2 Terr. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come to our garage sale inside our air conditioned Parish Hall. Wonderful items to sell. Want a drum set? We have one. Rain or shine.

A November to Remember

Saturday, Nov. 22, 7 to 10 p.m.

American Rock Bar & Grill 1600 E Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Charity to benefit Artists With Autism. A fun family event with appetizers, music, dancing and great raffle basket items. $20. 954-895-2786 or www.artistswithautismunite.webs.com.

Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, Nov. 22, 8:30 a .m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

St. Gabriel Church Hall 731 N Ocean Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Hosted by the St. Gabriel Council of Catholic Women. Giant treasure chest, jewelry, toys, bake sale, etc. 954-942-6403.

Dixieland/ Hot Jazz

Sunday, Nov. 23, 1 to 4 p.m.

Pompano Beach Elks Lodge #1898 700 NE 10 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Presented by the Hot Jazz & Alligator Gumbo Society. $10. 954-563-5390.

South Florida Chamber Ensemble Program 2: Postcards

Sunday, Nov. 23, 3 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Center 1801 NE 6 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Concert presents resident artist Wendy White, who will create an abstract painting of Beethoven on stage in real time during the performance of the SFCE woodwind trio. Follow Beethoven’s progress as a composer through the tragedies that befell him as a man. $20, general admission; $15, students and seniors. Children under 12 free. Tickets: 954-803-3762 or www.sfcemusic.com.

Zumba

Tuesday, Nov. 25 and Thursday, Nov. 27, 9 a.m.

Johnny Tigner Community Center, Westside Park 445 SW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Every Tuesday and Thursday. $6 per class or 10 for $50. Bring a friend and get in free. 954-224-0886.

Save the date: GFWC Woman’s Club of DB holiday luncheon

Tuesday, Dec. 9, noon.

Royal Fiesta Caterers, The Cove Shopping Center 1680 SE 3 Ct. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

$25. Jackie@dbwc.org or 954 421 4700 to reserve. Deadline Nov. 28.

Drop-off for Toys 4 Tots

Myers Insurance Agency 703 S. Federal Hwy. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Collecting toys now through Dec. 13. Fifth consecutive year as an official drop-off location. Drop off Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 954-784-9029.

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Posted on 13 November 2014 by L.Moore

Friends of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum meet

Thursday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m.

Deerfield Beach Arboretum Constitution Park 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL33442

Speaker: Murray Corman, owner/grower of “the Garden of Delights,” property manager of the Rare Fruit & Vegetable Council of Broward County, radio host of The Garden show on WIOD. Topic: “A Survey of Tropical Fruit You Can Grow.” Plant giveaway. Light refreshments served. Free, open to public. 954-480-4495. www. treezoo.com.

5th Annual Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival

Friday, Nov. 14 to Sunday, Nov. 16

Florida Atlantic University 777 Glades Rd. Boca Raton, FL 33431

Foodies will revel in this smorgasbord of global gastronomy: VIP Dinner Under the Stars and Vineyard Party Friday night, Grand Tasting Saturday night and Craft Beer Battle Sunday. www.bocaratonwineandfoodfestival.com.

150 Fundraiser Dinner

Friday, Nov.14, 6:30 p.m.

Hillsboro Club 901 Hillsboro Mile Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Exchange Club of Pompano Beach annual fundraiser with nautical theme, for charity. $150, includes dinner, drinks, live music, dancing and an entry in the 150 drawdown to win prizes; silent/ live auctions. Dinner tickets for guests: $50. www.exchangeclubofpompanobeach.com.

Yard Sale

Saturday, Nov. 15, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Peter’s Church 1416 SE 2 Terr. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come to the garage sale inside an air conditioned Parish Hall. Wonderful items to sell. Want a drum set? St. Peter’s has one. Rain or shine. Also Nov. 22.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Saturday, Nov. 15, 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Paul United Methodist Church 244 SE 2 Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free dinner for community.

Everyday Green Expo

Saturday, Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park, Shelter No. 10 401 S. Powerline Rd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Learn about environmental issues, recycling. Create treasures from trash, kids’ corner, food trucks, planting ceremony, plant sale and more. Free, but $1.50 gate fee per person (children under 5 free). 954-357-5100.

BBQ and Community Movie Night

Saturday, Nov. 15, 5 to 9 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park 3500 NE 27 Ave. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Movie and complimentary BBQ. Sponsored by the LHP Chamber of Commerce. LHP residents only. Visit www. lhpchamber.com or www.facebook.com/lhpchamber.

Orchid Obsession

Saturday, Nov. 15 & Sunday, Nov. 16, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center 1801 NE 6 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Held by the Deerfield Beach Orchid Society. Thousands of specimens on sale from 10 Florida growers, displays to be judged by American Orchid Society (AOS) judges on Nov. 15. Orchid supplies for sale, daily lectures. $5; children under 12 free. www.deerfieldbeachorchidsociety.org.

November Beach Tennis G-4

Sunday, Nov. 16, 9:30 a.m. registration 222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Fun day of beach tennis! Must email name/ partner’s name & categories to mybeachtennis@aol.com. Indicate if you need a partner. Categories: Men’s and Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles, Junior Doubles (12 and under). $20 per player; 2 categories: additional $5. Cash only at check-in. Winner receive medals and IFBT World Ranking Points. www.mybeachtennis.net.

The New Presbyterian Church Concert

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2 p.m.

Pompano Beach High School Gymnasium 600 NE 13 Ave. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Mac McConnell presents The Gospel According to Simon Peter, one-man Biblical Drama Performance. Free. Offering taken. 954.946.4380 or www.newpres.org.

Annual Silver Service Tea

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 1 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

By GFWC Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach. Speaker: Ana Reyes, rep. for Mary Kay Cosmetics. Public welcome. Free, but reservations a must:. 954-421-4700 or marti@dbwc. org. www.dbwc.org.

Dem. Women’s Club of NE Broward

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 7 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center 1801 NE 6 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Speaker: Mary Riedel, president and CEO of Women in Distress of Broward County. Topic: update on Women in Distress issues surrounding domestic violence. Refreshments served. Free and open to public. 954-942-8711.

GFWC Woman’s Club of DB meets

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 7 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Evening division. Public welcome. Barbara@dbwc.org or 954-421- 4700.

History at High Noon

Wednesday, Nov. 19, Noon – 1 p.m.

Deerfield Beach City Hall Commission Chambers 150 NE 2 Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn about the history of railroads in Deerfield Beach presented by Richard Lindquist of the South Florida Train Museum. 561- 429-0378, www.deerfield-history.org

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Posted on 06 November 2014 by L.Moore

Cat’s Meow & Beauty Bow-Wow

Thursday, Nov. 6, 4 to 8 p.m.

Pompano Beach office 3500 NE 5 Ave. Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Benefits Stray Aid & Rescue in Broward County. Mobile van tours available. Bring a bag of dry cat (or dog) food. Raffles include free aesthetic products and cosmetic services. RSVP: 954-783-2323.

Hayride and Campfire

Friday, Nov. 7, 7 to 9:30 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Rd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Also Dec, 12. Tickets are $3.50 per person (ages 3 and up), includes one hayride and one bag of fixings to make s’mores around the campfire. For all ages. Preregistration and prepayment are required. 954-357-5100

Andrew Morris band plays

Friday, Nov. 7, 7 p.m.

McNabs Dockside 200 E. McNab Rd. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Hometown boy plays country and rock ‘n roll. Call for any other info.: 954-786-8555

First Christian Church Yard Sale

Friday Nov. 7, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 8 a.m. to noon

First Christian Church 1860 NE 39 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Proceeds will go towards the Church Youth and Day School Ministry. For more information, call 954-942-2515.

The Christmas Emporium

Friday Nov. 7, noon to 8 p.m. Saturday Nov. 8, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church 100 NE Mizner Blvd. Boca Raton, FL 33429

561-395-8285.

Hillsboro Lighthouse Tour

Saturday, Nov. 8 Starting at 9 a.m.

Sands Harbor Hotel & Marina

125 N. Riverside Dr. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Tour lighthouse. Get details on what is required at www. hillsborolighthouse.org/tours.

About Boating Safely

Saturday, Nov. 8 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Spanish River Park HQ 3939 N. Ocean Blvd. Boca Raton, FL 33431

$35 for materials. Bring lunch. For questions or R.S.V.P., call 561-391-3600 and leave a message.

Annual Jewelry Sale

Saturday, Nov. 8 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Grace Community Church 600 W Camino Real Boca Raton, FL 33486

Christmas Boutique

Saturday, Nov. 8 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

St. Paul the Apostle Church 2700 NE 36 St. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Handmade decorations and gifts, raffles, baked goods. Refreshments available for purchase.

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Posted on 30 October 2014 by L.Moore

Family Halloween Hoe-Down

Thursday, Oct. 30, 6 to 9 p.m.

Villages of Hillsboro Park 4111 NW 6 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Costume contests, pie eating and pumpkin carving contests, and petting zoo, hayrides, pumpkin patch and refreshments for a small fee. For more information, call Constitution Park at 954-480-4494.

Zion Lutheran Spooktacular Dinner Theater

Thursday, Oct. 30, 5 to 10 p.m.

959 SE 6 Ave., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner, show and dance! Themed exhibit and costume contest. $25 adults, $12 students. 954-421-3146 x 613.

Fall Festival

Friday, Oct. 31, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

First Baptist Church 701 NE 2 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Bounce house, petting zoo, hayride, rock wall, bungee jump, face painting, dunk tank, candy bags for kids, cake walk. Lots of food: chili, hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, ice cream floats.

Halloween Festivities

Friday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Westside Park 445 SW 2 St., Deerfield, FL 33441

FREE. Activities include: Silly Magic Stage Show, balloon twisters, bounce houses, costume contest, haystack candy find, arts & crafts. Presented by City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Rec. Dept. 954-480-4481.

Art Exhibition

Saturday, Nov. 1 through Dec. 31

Percy White Public Library 837 E. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, Fl 33441

Artist and local resident Barry Lieberman shows artwork. Reception: Thursday Nov. 6, 6 to 8 p.m. Public is welcome and refreshments will be served. 954-357-7680.

LHP Concert in the Park: “Brass Evolution”

Saturday, Nov. 1, 6 to 10 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park 3500 NE 27 Ave., Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Smokin’ hot 9 piece dance band starts at 7 p.m. Hosted by LHP Cultural Committee. Food trucks, dancing and fun!

Sunday Matinee Concert: “It Takes Two”

Sunday, Nov. 2, 3 to 4 p.m.

Boca Raton Downtown Library 400 NW 2 Ave., Boca Raton, FL 33432

Free admission.Performance by “It Takes Two” (Zella Lehr and Phil Christian). Sponsored by the Friends of the Boca Raton Library. Open to the public. Reserve seats at www. bocalibrary.org. 561-544-8596.

Football game trip

Sunday, Nov. 2, 10:30 a.m. Until ?

Herb Skolnick Community Center 800 SW 36 Ave., Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Trip to Dolphins vs. San Diego Chargers football game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens. Game starts at 1 p.m.; bus leaves community center at 10:30 a.m. $68, includes lower bowl seat and round trip transportation. To register or for more information, call 954-786-4590.

Library/Cultural Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

Thursday, Oct. 30, 10 a.m.

50 W. Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new 47,000 sq. ft. Library and Cultural Center, designed in conjunction with Master Plan for Pompano Beach Civic Campus area south of Atlantic Boulevard between Dixie Highway and S. Cypress Road, including the current site of City Hall. The new Cultural Center will include: 5,000 sq. ft. multi-use, flexible space, 750 sq. ft. exhibition gallery and 2,500 sq. ft. digital media center. Multi-use flexible space is designed for live performance, dance, theater, film presentations, visual arts exhibitions, banquets and other events. Main space will accommodate 400 people in theater configuration or 275 seated people at banquet tables. New library will include areas for children’s services, new materials, fiction reference and periodicals. Total cost for the Library/Cultural Center/Civic Campus is $18 million and will be shared by Broward County, the City of Pompano Beach and the Community Redevelopment Agency. Construction is expected to be complete in winter of 2015.

Free Scary face pancakes at IHOP

Get your scary face pancake FREE at IHOP on Oct. 31 (kids 12 and under) from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. The pancake includes a large buttermilk pancake with a whippedtopped mouth and strawberry nose, served with two mini Oreo cookies and eight pieces of candy corn on the side to let kids create their own one-of-a-kind hotcake. One pancake per child.

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Posted on 23 October 2014 by L.Moore

4th annual Daytime Radness

Friday, Oct. 24, 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Island Water Sports 1985 NE 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Fundraiser and celebration of the local surf & skate culture in Deerfield Beach. For all featured activities visit: www. daytimeradness.com or www.islandwatersports.com. 954- 427-4929.

International Fellowship Dinner

Saturday, Oct, 25, 6 p.m.

Saint Peter’s Anglican Church 1416 SE 2 Terr. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Everyone invited! Food provided by church multi-national congregation. 954-695-0336.

Breast Cancer Community Walk

Saturday, Oct. 25, 7:30 a.m.

The Church of the Living God 176 SW 6 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free event open to any/all churches, organizations, groups, clubs or individuals in surrounding community, who would like to walk in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. BBQ Church Cook Off at the church immediately following walk. **Route starts at: The Church of the Living God, north on Dixie Highway to Hillsboro Blvd., then west to MLK Blvd., south to SW 10 St. then north onto Dixie Hwy., back to the Church. Contact Janice Fulmore-Tigner at 954-478-9880 or email jfulmoretigner@comcast.net.

Dixieland Swing

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

Elks Lodge 700 NE 10 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

$10. Presented by the Hot Jazz & Alligator Gumbo Society. 954-563-5390 or 561-809-6410.

Revival, Revival, Revival!

Tuesday, Oct. 28, Wednesday, Oct. 29, Thursday, Oct. 30

First Zion Missionary Bpatist Church 125 SW 1 Ct. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Worship. Guest speaker:Rev. Toby Philpart. 954-428-1550.

Toastmasters Club Paradise meets

Monday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m.

Old Schoolhouse 232 NE 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Meets every Monday. 954-427-8171 or pchamoni@att.net.

Miami Dolphins vs. San Diego Chargers Football Game Trip

Sunday, Nov. 2, 10:30 a.m. (bus leaves)

Herb Skolnick Community Center 800 SW 36 Ave. Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Stress free trip to Miami Dolphins vs. San Diego Chargers football game at Sun Life Stadium. Cost: $68 includes: lower bowl seat and round trip transportation. Game starts: 1 p.m. To register call: 954-786-4590.

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Posted on 16 October 2014 by L.Moore

Garden Club of LHP

Thursday, Oct. 16, 11 a.m.

St. Paul’s Education Hall 2700 NE 36 St. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Program: “Protecting Our Coastal Strand.” Presented by Education & Ecological Consultant Kristen Hoss. Refreshments served. www.lhpgc.org.

South Florida Legends Dinner & Concert

Friday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m.

Tropical Acres Steakhouse 2500 Griffin Rd. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Tribute to Michael Jackson, Elvis, Frank Sinatra and more. $49.95 for dinner & show (includes taxes/gratuities.) Limited seating, reservations required. Call 954-596-0058 or visit www.sflreservations.com.

Beach Sounds: “The Boss Project – Bruce Springsteen Tribute”

Friday, Oct. 17, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot 149 SE 21 Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

FREE. Bring blankets, chairs, sit on the beach or wade in the surf. Open to the public. Sponsored by City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation. 954-480-4429. Note: Ocean Way from SE 1 St. to SE 2 St. and the east wing of the Main Beach Parking Lot will close Friday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m. and reopen 9:30 p.m.

Boca Raton Green Market

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Royal Palm Place (SW parking lot) Intersection of S.Federal Hwy. and SE Mizner Blvd. Boca Raton, FL 33432

Farm-to-table, freshly picked produce, organics, plants and flowers, bakery items and more. Runs continuously on Saturdays through May 2015. The band It Takes Two will perform. 561-299-8684.

Health & Wellness Expo

Saturday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Health screenings for all ages include: balance, blood pressure, body mass index, carotid artery, cholesterol, glucose, pulse oximetry, skin cancer. Other organizations on-site: Walgreens, to give out flu shots; Broward Health Man Van, offering 10 different health screenings within 30 minutes. BSO Operation Medicine Cabinet, prescription drug “take back” program. For flu shot, man van registration or other information, call 954-480-4449.

In the Spirit of Obon

Saturday, Oct. 18. 3 to 8 p.m.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Rd. Delray Beach, FL 33446

Taiko drumming, Japanese folk-dancing, street fair, children’s activities and games, food vendors, Kirin Beer Garden and Sake Station. Place paper candlelit lanterns with messages in lake to honor loved ones. Museum members — discounted tickets and members-only hour from 2 to 3 p.m. with exclusive sake selections, a kick-off taiko drum performance and early bird lantern sales. Tickets NOT on sale at gate. Please visit www.morikami.org/lanternfest. The festival is free for children 3 and under.

ZUMBA Fitness Class

Tuesday, Oct. 21& Thursday, Oct. 23 9 a.m. to 9:50 a.m.

Westside Park 445 SW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

This class is low impact for beginners and takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays weekly. Registration is $7 per class for walk-ins or you may purchase a package of 10 classes for $60. Bring a friend and get a free class! For more information, call 954-480-4481.

N. Broward Democratic Club meets

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 7 to 9 p.m.

Charlie Crist Campaign Office 1301 E. Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Club has been invited to visit Charlie Crist’s campaign office. Speaker: Broward Democratic Party Chair Mitch Ceasar. Pizza and refreshments served. Bring friends and neighbors. 954-783-8232.

Save the date: Daytime Radness

Friday, Oct. 24, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

1985 NE 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Huge event brings in kids from all over to enjoy in the outdoor skate park. Biggest sale all year. Giveaways. Benefits Calvary Chapel Benevolence Care & The Phil Pechonis Family. For more info., call 954-427-4929 or visit www.daytimeradness.com.

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Posted on 09 October 2014 by L.Moore

Hayride and Campfire

Friday, Oct. 10, 7 to 9:30 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park 401 S. Powerline Rd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

For all ages. $3.50/person ages 3+. Includes one hayride and one bag of fixings to make s’mores around the campfire. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Other dates: Nov. 7 and Dec. 12. 954-357-5100.

Ocean Reef demo event

Friday, Oct. 10, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday Oct. 11, Noon to 5 p.m.

Dixie Divers 455 S. Federal Hwy., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Friday, explore the future of diving with a seminar. Saturday, watch product demos on the full-face diving mask line, underwater communications, accessories. Talk underwater or use the land base to talk to divers underwater in our pool. Pre-registration required. 954-420-0009.

Movies in the Park: Monster’s University

Friday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m.

Villages of Hillsboro Park 4111 NW 6 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Concessions/glow merchandise will be sold for a small fee. For full listing of this season’s movies and dates, visit www.deerfield-beach. com/moviesinthepark. For more info., call 954-480-4495.

Teen Gardening Club

Begins Saturday, Oct. 11, 4 to 5 pm

Deerfield Beach Teen Center 1345 SW 11 Way, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

On-going program is designed to educate teens on growing their own food. Participants will learn to grow corn, cucumbers, broccoli, beans and much more. For more info. Call 954-571-4568.

Hillsboro Lighthouse Tour

Saturday, Oct. 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Transportation from: Sands Harbor Hotel & Marina 125 N. Riverside Dr. , Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Transportation to and from the lighthouse grounds by boat. $25 per person. Must have flat shoes with rubber soles and closed toes. Children must be accompanied by an adult and must be a minimum of 48” (4 feet) tall to climb the tower. No pets allowed. www.hillsborolighthouse.org.

On-Site Mammovan

Monday, Oct. 13, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Festival Flea Market Mall 2900 W. Sample Rd., Pompano Beach, FL 33073

One-day event where guests will have the convenience of receiving a mammogram screening in the Boca Raton Regional Hospital MammoVan. Price ranges $0 to $75, depending on insurance. Appointments required. Call 561-955-4700 or visit www.BRRH.com/MammoVan.

Pompano Beach Garden Club

Monday, Oct. 13, 12:30 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center 1801 NE 6 St., Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Refreshments served. Open to the public. 954-943-0029.

Concept to Creation

Begins Tuesday, Oct. 14, 6:30 to 8 p.m. (13 weeks)

Deerfield Beach Teen Center 1345 SW 11 Way, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Every Tuesday. Learn about fashion design and how to sew. Make your own creation. 954-571-4568.

GFWC Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach meets

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 1 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd. , Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Guest Speaker: Elizabeth Small, “Whole Food Nutrition.” Light Refreshments served. Public Welcome. R.S.V.P. to marti@dbwc.org or call 954-421-4700.

Evening Chapter

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 7 p.m.

Public Welcome. For fun, wear a costume (optional). R.S.V.P. to barbara@dbwc.org or call 954-421-4700.

ArtHall

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

50 NE 1 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free, family and pet friendly event. “Double Vision,” a solo photography exhibition of Jeremiah Jenner’s limited editions. Live music, complimentary wine and array of food for purchase (from food trucks). For more info., call 954-586-1111.

History at High Noon

Wednesday, Oct. 15, noon to 1 p.m.

Deerfield Beach City Hall City Commission Chamber 150 NE 2 Ave., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: Mrs. Leola Bache Brooks. Light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Deerfield Beach Historical Society. For info., call 954-429-0378.

Save the date: Beach Sounds Concert Series: “The Boss Project”

Friday, Oct. 17, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot 149 SE 21 Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free admission to Bruce Springsteen Tribute. Bring blankets, chairs, sit on the beach or wade in the surf. Open to the public. Sponsored by City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation. 954-480-4429.

Please note: Ocean Way from SE 1 St. to SE 2 St. and the east wing of the Main Beach Parking Lot will close Friday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m. and reopen 9:30 p.m.

South Florida Legends Dinner & Concert

Friday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m.

Tropical Acres Steakhouse 2500 Griffin Rd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312

Tribute to Michael Jackson, Elvis, Frank Sinatra and more. $49.95 for dinner & show (includes taxes/gratuities.) Limited seating, reservations required. Call 954-596-0058 or visit www.sflreservations.com.

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Posted on 02 October 2014 by L.Moore

Free High Holiday Services

Friday Oct. 3, 7 p.m. Kol Nidrei, Saturday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m (prayers), noon (yizkor memorial)

Chabad of Lighthouse Point 4081 N. Federal Hwy. #100A Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Spend Yom Kippur with Chabad. No tickets required, no affiliation and no membership. www.JewishLHP.com or 347-410-1106.

Blessing of the Animals

Saturday, Oct. 4, 10 a.m.

Saint Peter’s Anglican Church 1416 SE 2 Terr. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

A special service to bless our pets and all animals. Safely leashed pets welcome. 954-695-0336 or www. stpetersdeerfield.org.

About Boating Safely

Saturday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Spanish River Park HQ 3939 N. Ocean Blvd. Boca Raton, FL 33431

Everyone who completes the class is given a certificate and will be sent a Florida Boating ID card, which is required for boaters under 26 years. The course also is valuable for anyone new to Florida boating or needs a classroom “safe boating” class. In addition, many insurance companies give annual discounts for completing this course. The topics include boating terminology, boat handling, navigation rules, aids to navigation, federal and Florida regulations, safety equipment and other boating techniques. Bring lunch. Materials fee is $35. For questions or RSVP, call 561-391-3600 and leave a message.

Program 1: Beethoven Lives Upstairs

Sunday, Oct. 5, 3 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Center 1801 NE 6 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Music by Beethoven’s contemporaries, friends and competitors, features music by Reicha, Hummel, Weber, Schubert and Haydn. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $15 for students and seniors. As always, children under 12 are free. Tickets are available at www.sfcemusic. com or by calling 954-803-3762.

Sheffield Brothers perform

Sunday, Oct. 5, 3 to 4 p.m.

Boca Raton Downtown Library 400 NW 2 Ave. Boca Raton, FL 33441

Renowned local entertainers, The Sheffield Brothers, will be performing at the Sunday Matinee Music Series Concert. The concert is sponsored by the Friends of the Boca Raton Library and is open to the public, free admission. Register at www.bocalibraryorg to reserve your seat. Call 561- 299-8684 for information.

Save the date: On-Site Mammovan

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. 8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Festival Flea Market Mall 2900 W. Sample Rd. Pompano Beach, FL 33073

In honor of Festival Flea Market Mall’s support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month throughout October, the mall will host a one-day event where guests will have the convenience of receiving a mammogram screening in the Boca Raton Regional Hospital MammoVan. Price is $0 to $75, depending on insurance. Appointments are required and can be scheduled by calling 561-955-4700 or online at BRRH.com/MammoVan. For additional information, call 954-979-4555 x135.

Save the date: “Love the Body Your In”

Saturday, Oct, 25 & Sunday, Oct. 26, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Marriott Fort Lauderdale 1200 N. Ocean Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Pure BodyLove Retreat gives attendees the opportunity to transform their health, wealth and love while learning to eliminate self-limiting beliefs, and heal their bodies and minds holistically. Through a series of workshops and presentations, attendees will learn the tools to create their own healing protocol. Hosted by Healthy Healing Habits and Melissa S Binkley International, LLC. To find out about all aspects of event, including VIP party and red carpet, visit www.purebodyloveretreats.com.

Mammopalooza

Broward Health encourages everyone to get their mammograms. Weekend and evening hours available. Most insurance accepted, or self-pay $115 cash or credit. Appointment includes a mammography screening and review by a board-certified radiologist. Everyone who has a mammogram will receive a special gift. Appointments strongly encouraged. Walk-ins welcome Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find a location near you. Call 954-759-7500 to schedule your mammogram, or visit www.BrowardHealth.org/ mammo.

Dunn’s Run

Saturday, Oct. 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Packet pickup/ registration

Sunday, Oct. 5, 7:30 a.m. –race day!

Held on Deerfield beach, Dunn’s Run is an annual 5K Walk & Run/ 5 Mile Run that benefits Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Racers can sign up and support the cause, competing for awards. People can also come out and cheer them on and browse through vendor booths. It makes for a fun morning on the beach. For more information, See pg 1 or visit www.DunnsRun.com.

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2nd Annual Festi-Fall Arts & Craft Show

Saturday, Sept. 27, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center 1801 NE 6 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

$2. Arts & crafts, food items and gift baskets and stage entertainment. Benefits Women in Distress and Zonta initiatives. Sponsored by Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach.

Sundays at the Butler House

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2-5 p.m.

The Butler House 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free entrance. Classic car display by Russ G. Events. Music of the ‘60s and ‘70s, with DJ Talani. Entertainment, food, exhibits, tours, special displays and more.

CRA Business Resource Center Job Fair

Monday, Sept. 29, 3 to 7 p.m.

E. Pat Larkins Community Center 520 Hammondville Rd./MLK Jr. Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL

The Pompano Beach CRA Business Resource Center will be hosting a job fair with a mix of companies from a variety of industries. For more information, call 954-586-1132.

Toastmasters Open House – Deerfield

Monday, Sept. 29, 7 p.m.

Old Schoolhouse 323 NE 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

FREE. Presentation: How to improve your listening skills.

10th Annual Museum Day Live

Saturday Sept. 27

The Butler House 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Butler House Museum will open its doors free of charge with a Museum Day Live ticket, which can be downloaded at Smithsonian.com/museumdaylive. 954-429-0378, www.Deerfield-History.org.

Dunn’s Run Registration Packet Pick-Up & Party

Saturday, Sept. 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Two Georges at the Cove 1754 SE 3 Ct. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Register for the popular 5K Walk & Run/ 5 Mile Run, which will be held Oct. 5. It benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Also, registration on Oct. 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p..m. at Oceans 234, 234 N. Ocean Blvd., Deerfield Beach 33441. For more information, call 954-537-1010 or email dcox@bgcbc.org , or visit www.DunnsRun.com.

Dixieland/Swing With Dancing

Sunday, Sept. 28, 1 to 4 p.m.

Pompano Beach Elks Lodge 700 NE 10 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

$10. Presented by the Hot Jazz & Alligator Gumbo Society. 954-563-5390 or 561-809-6410.

NE Focal Point Senior Center Open House

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

NE Focal Point 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Experience first-hand all of our classes, programs and services. Dr. Mohsin Jaffer and Dr. Noel Mora will speak. Tours, entertainment, interactive activities, exhibits, light refreshments, raffle. Also volunteer opportunities for Senior Center, Preschool, Multi-Cultural Adult Day Care, Alzheimer’s Day Care Center and Thrift Shop. 954-480-4447 or email tsutton@deerfield-beach.com .

Toastmasters – Boca Raton

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 12:15 to 1:15 p.m.

Train Depot Countess de Hoernle Pavilion 747 S. Dixie Highway Boca Raton, FL 33432

Free. Improve public speaking and leadership abilities. Ongoing every Tuesday. 561-251-4164.

ZUMBA Fitness Class

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks & Recreation Department will be starting ZUMBA Fitness Classes at Westside Park, 445 SW 2 St., on Sept. 30. This class is low impact for beginners and takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. Registration is $7 per class for walk-ins or you may purchase a package of 10 classes for $60. Bring a friend and get a free class!

For more information, contact Westside Park at 954- 480-4481.

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Pompano Beach CERT Classes

Begins Thursday, Sept. 18, 6 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue Training Center 180 SW 3 St. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Classes held every Thursday for eight consecutive weeks. Training is free. Residency is not a requirement. www.pompanobeachfl.gov/getready or call 954-786-4510.

AARP Driver Safety Program

Thursday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Save money, earn discount on insurance and update driving skills. $20 ($15 for AARP members). For ages 50+. Limited space, reservations required. Call 954-480-4447 or email tsutton@deerfield-beach.com.

Free Safety Day/ Car Seat checks

Saturday, Sept. 20, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lou Bachrodt Chevrolet 1801 W. Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Free. Certified car seat installation technicians will install and/or inspect your car seat, making sure it’s properly installed and in good condition. Fun activities for children and equipment displays by BSO and Pompano Beach Fire Rescue.

Part of Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 14-20. Created by Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue, Broward Sheriff’s Office Pompano Beach District, Pompano Beach Fire Rescue, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial and Safe Kids Broward County.

Additionally, car seat safety checks are offered at many BSO law enforcement district offices. If you can’t make the safety day event and want to schedule an appointment for a free car seat safety check, call the BSFR life safety educators at 954-831-8210 or visit www.sheriff.org for more safety tips and information.

Deerfield Beach Taste of the Islands

Saturday, Sept. 20, noon to 7 p.m.

Westside Park 445 SW 4 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Experience the culture of the Caribbean Islands and Brazil. Variety of foods and cold beverages from this region (available for purchase), arts and crafts booths, kid’s zone with waterslides, free live entertainment. Complimentary shuttle service available: Main Beach Parking Lot (149 SE 21 Ave.) to Westside Park. Shuttle service will continuously run: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Visit www.deerfield-beach.com/toti or call 954-480-4429.

I Am Complete Woman’s Club Wellness Workshop

Saturday, Sept. 20, 1:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Lakeside Terrace 7880 Glades Rd. Boca Raton, FL 33434

Fun, informative event focused in improving your health naturally. Limited space. http://on.fb.me/1qNgA4S

Beach Tennis G-4 Tournament

Sunday, Sept. 21, 9:30 a.m. (check-in)

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

To participate, you must email your name and partner’s name/categories to mybeachtennis@aol.com. Indicate if you need a partner; emails to register must be received by Friday, Sept 19. Categories: Men’s and Women’s Doubles, Junior Doubles (12 and under). Cost per player: $20-1 category; additional category, add $5. Cash only at check-in. Winner receive medals and IFBT World Ranking Points.

Murder mystery/ dinner

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 6 p.m.

Café Med Wyndham Resort 2096 NE 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

By Actors with a clue $60 per person. Info: 561-207-8947 or email events@actorswithaclue.com.

Free High Holiday Services

Chabad of Lighthouse Point 4081 N. Federal Hwy. #100A Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

No tickets required, no affiliation and no membership. For info., call 347-410-1106 or visit www.JewishLHP.com

Rosh Hashanah: Wednesday, Sept. 24, 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 9:30 a.m.-Prayers begin/ 11:30 a.m.-Shofar blowing Friday, Sept. 26, 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.- Shofar blowing

Yom Kippur: Friday Oct. 3, 7 p.m.-Kol Nidrei Saturday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m.-Prayers/noon- Yizkor Memorial Service

Zumba Fitness Class

Beginning Sept. 30 (Tuesdays & Thursdays), 9 to 9:50 a.m.

Westside Park 445 SW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 30. Low impact class for beginners. Registration, $7 per class for walk-ins or purchase package of 10 classes for $60. 954-480-4481.

Fun 2 Be Fit, Teen Exercise Program

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks & Recreation Dept., in conjunction with Natural Body Sculpting by Wilson, is hosting a FREE basic training exercise program for teens at the Teen Center, 1345 SW 11 Way — starting Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m.

This program focuses on having fun, making new friends, getting into shape, building muscle and living a healthier lifestyle.

The program will run Mondays and Wednesdays for five weeks. Please bring a towel or mat, water and wear athletic clothing.

For more information, call 954-571-4568.

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