Beach Party with Live Surf Music
Friday, August 29, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
NE Focal Point Senior Center, Multipurpose Room 227 NW 2 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Senior Center transforms into a beach oasis with live surf music courtesy of Carla Parks, fresh fruit smoothies courtesy of Humana of Broward County, fun beach games, awards for best dressed beach attire, and more. For more information, call 954-480-4447 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Back in the Day” Senior Prom
Saturday, August 30, 4 to 9 p.m.
E. Pat Larkins Community Center 520 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33441
If you’re “In The Mood” for some ‘40s, ‘50s and ‘60s music that will take you back in the day, the City of Pompano Beach Parks Recreation and Cultural Arts Department and the E. Pat Larkins Senior Program invites you to a “Back in the Day” Senior Prom. This will be a night of fun, dancing and swingin’ memories of a High School Senior Prom back in the day. $10 for seniors age 55 and up; $15 for 45 to 54. Evening includes entertainment by Derrick the DJ, refreshments and snacks. Formal wear is encouraged, but not required. For more information, call 954-786-4585.
Labor Day Comedy Explosion
Saturday, August 30, 8:30 p.m.
American Legion Post 287 191 SW 1 Terr., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Hosted by Comedian RJ, featuring Lady-T from Comic View. Headliner: Lenny Travis, who has been headlining comedy clubs for over 20 years. He has been seen on Showtime, A&E, and FOX on such shows as Evening at the Improv, Comedy Tonight, Comedy on the Road and Full Frontal comedy. $10 donation, $20 drink wristbands. Raffles and giveaways. Sponsored by Tayst Magazine, Mr. Wipe Down and Papa Sauce. More info: 954-821-1902 or 954-650-9126.
August Authors and Autographs
Sunday, August 31, 2 to 5 p.m.
Butler House 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Free Entrance. Over 25 award-winning, published authors living in the south Florida area will be autographing and selling their books. Used book sale, ice cream social and concert by The Ron Nabors Duo. All donations support the programs of the Deerfield Beach Historical Society. Call 561-299- 8684 for more information.
In The Round Nashville Style
Sunday, August 31, 5 p.m.
American Rock Bar & Grill The Cove Shopping Center 1600 E. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Free. An intimate evening of singing in the round with singer/ songwriters. Hosted by Steve Minotti. Info: 954-428- 4539.
13th Annual Labor Day Picnic
Monday, Sept. 1, 1 p.m.
Pompano Beach Community Park, South Pavilion 2001 NE 10 St., Pompano Beach, FL 33060
Hosted by North Broward Democratic Club and sponsored by more than a dozen Broward Democratic clubs. More than 30 Democratic elected officials and candidates in attendance. Topic: Celebrating organized labor and electing Democrats in 2014. Picnic is open to the public. Hamburgers and hot dogs off the grill provided. Please bring a dish to share. Meet your elected officials and candidates. Event goes on rain or shine. For information, please call 954-783-8232.
Relay For Life Committee Round Up
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Hampton Inn 660 W. Hillsboro Blvd Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
The Relay For Life of Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point & Hillsboro Beach seeks members of their communities who would like to serve on the planning committee. This community-based walk-a-thon celebrates cancer survivors, remembers those who we have lost to cancer and raises funds that primarily support cancer research. They have a few positions and welcome participation. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP by August 29 to Karen Hardy at karengle@yahoo. com or 954-242-5485. For more information, call 954-481-1221 or visit www. relayforlife.org/dblpfl.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 10 a.m.
NE Focal Point 227 NW 2 St. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Weekly Caregiver Support Group, meets every Wednesday at 10 a.m. Upcoming Meeting Dates September 3, 10, 17 and 24. Center conducts the caregiver training and support group for individuals caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease, memory impairments, dementia, and cognitive limitations. Individuals who would like to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and available resources are also welcomed. Meetings allow caregivers to share their experiences with each other, learn from each other and gain valuable information. Guest speakers are also scheduled to present information to help caregivers understand and deal with various situations. Kelly Gallo, LMHC, facilitates the Support Group. For information, call 954-480-4463.
On August 28-30, Emerge 2014, a three-day business conference, will be hosted at the Waldorf Astoria in Boca Raton helping entrepreneurs to reclaim their cape! Participants will reclaim their inner dreams and learn how to gain success. They will create their own “secret sauce,” build a team-building blueprint, create and dominate their niche globally and learn how to host their own six-figure events, and more. The intense learning comes from industry leaders in the areas of sales, marketing, social media and more. To find out full schedule of events and to register, call 561-632-7183, email Info@EmergeEvent. com or visit www.emergeevent.com.