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.
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.
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.
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.