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.