HAPPENINGS

Posted on 28 April 2016 by LeslieM

Dining Out for Life

Thursday, April 28, 5 p.m. to closing

Tijuana Taxi Co.

1015 S. Federal Highway

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Tijuana Taxi Co. will donate 25 percent of all food sales after 5 p.m. to Broward House, which has been helping Broward residents impacted by HIV/AIDS for 28 years. Enjoy a delicious meal while supporting a great cause! Call 954-708-2775 for information.

Spaghetti Dinner

Friday, April 29, noon to 7 p.m.

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church

125 SW 1 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and soda. Donation: $5 per person/$15 per family of 6. Each additional person: $2. For information, call Lorrine Cummings, 954-421-0592.

Spring Yard Sale

Saturday April 30, 8 a.m. to noon

St. Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Air-conditioned indoor yard sale! Great variety of items priced to sell. Rain or shine event. Call 954-695-0336 for information.

10th Annual Fiesta De Shred

Saturday, April 30

Registration, 8 a.m.

Contest, 9 a.m., schedule determined by conditions

Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier

200 NE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33073

Island Water Sports’ 10th annual Fiesta De Shred brings together skimmers and surfers for a sombrero slinging showdown. All proceeds benefit the Kiwanis scholarship fund to send at risk youth to Surf Camp. Early registration: $25 for surf and skim; $50 Pro skim division; $10 ea. additional division. At the event: $35 for surf and skim; $60 Pro skim division. Register at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/fiesta-de-shred-esa-south-florida-tickets-15751834160. For information, e-mail linsey@islandwatersports.com.

Tour the Historic Butler House

Saturday, April 30, 10 to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers. Donations welcome.

9th Annual PigOut ‘n Deerfield Beach

Saturday, April 30, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park, Shelter #10

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Prepare to Pig Out! Deerfield’s annual BBQ competition features both professional and backyard cooks, SingOut@PigOut singing contest, live music, Wyatt Earp Wild West Show, Kid’s Corner activities, vendors for food and drink. Everyone can sample the contestant’s entries and vote for the People’s Choice! $15 per person, or 4 for $40. Visit www.deerfieldchamber.com.

Animal Adopt-a-Thon

Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming Lighthouse Point

2016 NE 36 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Adorable dogs and snuggly cats are looking for fur-ever homes where they can be safe and loved. Pet adoptions from Forever Family, Little Paws of Love and Everglades Angels. Raffles and refreshments. Call 754-205-6150 for information.

Chili Cook Off and Tennis Round Robin

Saturday, April 30, 1:30 to 6 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park

3500 NE 27 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Trinity Church event to benefit Youth Sports and LHP Tennis Center. Tennis check-in at 1:30 p.m., matches 2 to 4 p.m., $20 per person. Juniors 4 to 5 p.m., $10 per person. Chili cook-off from 3 to 6 p.m. $5 tastings, includes drink and cornbread. Call 954-556-0542 for information.

Camping Special at Quiet Waters

Sunday, May 1 through Monday, Oct. 31

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Escape Special is $25 per night Sunday through Thursday. The Family Fun Package offers $50 sites for Friday and Saturday. Campers are eligible for $7 all-day admissions to Splash Adventure; 20 percent off Ski Rixen USA passes or group lessons; 20 percent off bike rentals and 10 percent off all merchandise (excluding food) at Bike America. Two campsites with teepees and 25 sites with platform tents. Each site has running water, fire ring, picnic table, grill and electricity. Restrooms and shower facilities throughout campground. No RVs. Call 954-357-5100.

Deerfield Farmers Market

Sunday, May 1, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pioneer Park

NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free. Buy your week’s worth of healthy food direct from the folks who grow and make it. Farm delivered produce, homemade pickles, jellies and treats, fine handmade soaps and much more.

Highlands Community Meeting

Tuesday, May 3, 7 p.m.

Highlands Park

1650 NE 50 Ct.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Mayor Lamar Fisher will discuss new developments and upcoming improvements in Pompano, and answer residents’ questions. For more information, visit www.pghighlands.org.

Worth the Drive!:21st Las Olas Wine and Food Festival

Friday, April 29, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Las Olas Boulevard, between SE 6 Avenue

and SE 11 Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

The Las Olas Wine and Food Festival benefits the American Lung Association. Live music, culinary and mixology demonstrations, cooking competitions, private VIP lounges and MYO cocktail experiences, interactive retail displays and more. Get your taste buds ready! Tickets $100 per person; $150 VIP. Visit http://lasolaswff.com.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 21 April 2016 by LeslieM

Food Truck Invasion

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

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Food trucks with a wide variety of selections. For information, visit www.foodtruckinvasion.com or call 954-357-5100.

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

Friday, April 22 through Sunday, April 24

Friday, 5 to 10 p.m.

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

Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Atlantic Boulevard at the beach

Great food, live music on three stages, 160 arts and crafts booths, two food courts offering both seafood and non-seafood items. Tickets at the door or online. Admission is $10 on Friday, $15 on Saturday and Sunday. Children12 and under free. A free trolley service runs on Atlantic Boulevard. Visit www.pompanobeachseafoodfestival.com or call 954-570-7785.

Tour the Historic Butler House

Saturday, April 23, 10 to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers. Donations welcome.

BSO Motorcycle Rodeo

Saturday, April 23, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre Mall

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Twenty local law enforcement agencies will take part in challenging motorcycle courses. Family activities, food vendors and fun. Free. For more information, visit www.southeastpolice.com or call 954-288-7201.

Pancake and Matzo Brie Breakfast

Saturday, April 23, 8 to 11 a.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Kiwanis West fundraiser breakfast offers pancakes, sausages, juice and coffee, and, this time, Matzo Brie for our Jewish friends who are celebrating Passover. $10 for adults; $5 for children 3-12 years. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Literacy Program and high school scholarships. For information, or to purchase tickets, contact Jan at 954-805-5068 or Velemina at 954-600-2159.

Spring Yard Sale

Saturday, April 23 and Saturday April 30

8 a.m. to noon

St. Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, Fl 33441

Air-conditioned indoor yard sale! Great variety of items priced to sell. Rain or shine event. Call 954-695-0336 for information.

114th Anniversary of the First Zion Missionary Baptist Church

Sunday, April 24, 11 a.m.

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church

125 SW 1 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come and celebrate. Guest speaker Minister Ernest Gonder. Reverend Theodus T. Tines II presiding. Call 954-428-1550 for more information.

Deerfield Farmers Market plus Garage Sale

Sunday, April 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pioneer Park

NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free. Farmers Market has farm fresh produce, honey, pickles, jellies and more. Garage sale may have that rare item you’ve been seeking! Vendor spaces cost $20.

Junior Bass Fishing Tournament

Sunday, April 24, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Ages 12 to 17. Participants must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older. The angler making the most points in tournament wins the title of Junior Bass Angler of the Year. $85 per person tournament fee. The park’s entrance fee of $1.50 per person (children 5 and under free) will be in effect. For information, call Bob Newland at 954-214-8771.

Mardi Gras Casino trip

Tuesday, April 26, 10 a.m. departure time

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

St. Ambrose Men’s Club trip to the Mardi Gras Casino. Bus transportation provided. Must have a Mardi Gras Casino Player’s Card, driver’s license or passport. $15 per person includes bus, $5 free play and $3 food coupon. Call Jerry Mann, 954-856-6062.

Democratic Club Meeting with Sheriff Scott Israel

Wednesday, April 27, 7:30 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel will talk about the use of body cameras by law enforcement agencies, now coming into effect at the BSO. Free, open to public. Refreshments. Call 954-783-8232.

Save the Date: Spaghetti Dinner

Friday, April 29, noon to 7 p.m.

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church

125 SW 1 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and soda. Donation: $5 per person/$15 per family of 6. Each additional person $2. For information, call Lorrine Cummings, 954-421-0592.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

THRIFT STORE CLOSING

Posted on 14 April 2016 by LeslieM

Everything must go!

313 SE 15th Terr.

Deerfield Beach. (Cove Shopping Ctr.)

Thurs., Apr. 14-Sat. Apr. 16, 9 am to 3 pm.

Comments Off on THRIFT STORE CLOSING

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 14 April 2016 by LeslieM

Food Distribution

Friday, April 15, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

House of God

600 NW 18 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

State representative Gwyndolen Clarke-Reed, Farm Share Inc. and the City of Pompano Beach have teamed up to offer this event. Items include fresh produce and fruits, as well as baked goods, and other items. Open to the public, bring your own bags. For more information, call 954-786-4848.

Movies on the Lawn: The Good Dinosaur (in 3-D)

Friday, April 15, 8 p.m.

Great Lawn

90 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic!

Arboretum Plant Sale

Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Deerfield Beach Arboretum

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Shop for a wide range of beautiful plants!

Festivus Fitness Games

Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crossfit Barracuda

740 S. Deerfield Beach Ave., #7

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Fourth annual Festivus Games Fitness Competition for beginner, intermediate and master athletes. Water provided; food vendors. Spectators free; $75 to compete. Register at www.festivusgames.com/register/537.

Tour the Historic Butler House

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

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers. Donations welcome.

Relay for Life

Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. to

sunrise on Sunday, April 17

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

This beloved annual event honors cancer survivors, remembers those who were lost and raises money for cancer prevention and cure. Food, entertainment, vendor booths, and more. For the Survivor Dinner, call Anais Vu at 954-200-7533. For event registration and information, visit www.relayforlife.org/dblpfl, or contact Event Co-Chairs Karen Hardy at karengle@yahoo.com or Kenny Brighton at kennyjbrighton@gmail.com.

Beach Tennis Tournament

Sunday, April 17, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

South of Pompano Beach Pier (South side)

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Categories include Men’s Doubles and Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles, Singles. RSVP online by Thursday, April 14 at www.beachtennis.us.

History at High Noon

Wednesday, April 20, Noon to 1 p.m.

Deerfield Beach City Commission Chambers

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Presenter Derek T. Davis, Curator of the Old Dillard Museum, will the share a PowerPoint presentation. Donations welcome.

Save the Date! Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

Friday, April 22 through Sunday, April 24

Friday, 5 to 10 p.m.

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

Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Atlantic Boulevard & Pompano beach

Great food, live music on three stages, 160 arts and crafts booths, two food courts offering both seafood and non-seafood items. Tickets at the door or online. Admission is $10 on Friday, $15 on Saturday and Sunday. Children12 and under free. A free trolley service runs on Atlantic Boulevard. Visit www.pompanobeachseafoodfestival.com or call 954-570-7785.

9th Annual Pig Out ‘n Deerfield Beach

Saturday, Apr. 30, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park, Shelter #10

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Prepare to Pig Out! Deerfield’s annual BBQ competition features both professional and backyard cooks, SingOut@PigOut singing contest, live music, Wyatt Earp Wild West Show, Kid’s Corner activities, vendors for food and drink. Everyone can sample the contestant’s entries and vote for the People’s Choice! $15 per person, or 4 for $40. Visit www.deerfieldchamber.com.

Worth the Drive: 37th Annual Hatsume Fair

Saturday, April 16 to Sunday, April 17

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

4000 Morikami Park Rd.

Delray Beach, FL 33446

Three stages of continuous entertainment, rows of artisans and vendors, a Japanese food market, specialty sake and beer selections and so much more! $15 for adults (ages 11+) and $10 for children (ages 4-10). Discounted tickets and 2-day passes available online. Museum members and children 3 and under free. For information and tickets visit www.morikami.org/hatsume or call 561-495-0233.

Tortuga Music Festival

Friday, April 15 to Sunday, April 17

Friday, 1 p.m. to 10:15 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.

Ft. Lauderdale Beach Park

1100 Seabreeze Blvd.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

Superstar headliners include Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, as well as dozens of other artists including Billboard’s Top New Country Artist of 2015 and rising star Kelsea Ballerini. This oceanfront event includes sun, songs, and sand, as well as an exclusive viewing deck with a pool for VIP attendees. Tickets are now available at www.tortugamusicfestival.com.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 07 April 2016 by LeslieM

Food Truck Invasion

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

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

For more information, call the park at 954-357-5100 or visit www.FoodTruckInvasion.com.

4th Annual Pineapple Jamboree

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

Sample McDougald House

450 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Live music, open pit fires for roasting pineapples and marshmallows, and a variety of everything pineapple – drinks, desserts, Jello shots and more. Hosted by Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce. $35. Visit www.pompanobeachchamber.com.

Aaron Neville in concert at The Amp

Friday, April 8, 6:40 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheatre

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Aaron Neville with The Funky Meters and Spred the Dub. Tickets: $45 to $75 at www.ticketmaster.com. More information: www.pompanobeacharts.org.

Hillsboro Lighthouse Tour

Saturday April 9, hourly 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sands Harbor Dock

125 N. Riverside Dr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Celebrate the State of Florida Lighthouse Day. Transportation is by boat. Must wear flat, closed shoes. Children must be 4 ft. tall to climb the tower. No pets. $25; free to HLPS members. For more info., visit www.hillsborolighthouse.org/tours.

Toyota Pet Adoption Event

Toyota of Deerfield Beach

Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

1441 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Organized by Will’s Way, Inc. Call 877-585-7402 for information.

Tour the Historic Butler House

Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers. Donations welcome.

Health Fair for All Ages

Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Paul United Methodist Church

244 SE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Many services available, including blood pressure checks, cholesterol, HIV test, diabetes test, education, and information on Cancer, nutrition and other health issues. Fun and games for children, plus healthy snacks for all. Call 954-0427-9407 for information.

Deerfield Farmers Market and Garage Sale

Sunday, April 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pioneer Park

217 NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Locally grown produce, homemade pickles, jellies and treats, fine handmade soaps and more. Vendor spaces cost $20, call 954-429-0378.

Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, April 10, 9 a.m. to noon

Elks Lodge

700 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Open to the public. Hosted by the Benevolent Patriotic Order of Does. Adults $5, children $2.50. For information, call 954-255-3130

Travel Club: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Sunday, April 10, bus departs at 12:30 p.m.

from Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Deerfield Parks & Recreation Dept. invites everyone to visit the Broward Center for the Performing Arts production of Shakespeare’s play as imagined by the Miami City Ballet. Tickets are limited. $61. Register at any community center or visit www.deerfield-beach.com/registration. Call 954-480-4481 for information.

5th Annual Concert for a Cure

Sunday, April 10, 2 to 6 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Steve Minotti & Friends, the Deerfield Kiwanis Club and Everything Deerfield Beach are holding a concert to benefit Relay for Life of Deerfield Beach, Lighthouse Point and Hillsboro Beach. $10 donation. Cash bar. For information, call 954-592-3150 or e-mail teagen@everythingdeerfieldbeach.com.

Pompano Beach Garden Club

Monday, April 11, 12:30 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Horticulturist Wade Matz presents “1000s of Unusual Plants.” Open to the public. Refreshments served. Call Jan for more information, 954-943-0029

16th Annual Cuisine of the Region

Wednesday, April 13, 5:30 to 9 p.m.

Hillsboro Club

901 Hillsboro Mile (A1A)

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

Entrees, desserts and wines from local restaurants; silent and live auction items. Benefits NE Focal Point. $60 per person in advance; $75 at door. Call 954-480-4460 or email rwilliams@deerfield-beach.com for information.

Save the Date: Relay for Life

Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. to sunrise on Sunday, April 17

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

This beloved annual event honors Cancer survivors, remembers those who were lost, and raises money for cancer prevention and cure. Food, entertainment, vendor booths and more. For the Survivor Dinner, call Anais Vu at 954-200-7533. For event registration and information, visit www.relayforlife.org/dblpfl, or contact Event Co-Chairs Karen Hardy at karengle@yahoo.com or Kenny Brighton at kennyjbrighton@gmail.com.

Festivus Fitness Games

Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crossfit Barracuda

740 S. Deerfield Beach Ave., #7

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Fourth annual Festivus Games Fitness Competition for beginner, intermediate and master athletes. Water provided; food vendors. Spectators free; $75 to compete. Register at www.festivusgames.com/register/537.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 31 March 2016 by LeslieM

STEM Education Event

Thursday, March 31, 5 to 7 p.m.

Park Ridge Elementary School

5200 NE 9 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

Interactive STEM exploration stations with hands-on challenges, including creating a wind-powered car, building a freestanding tower and writing code for a digital game. For more information, call 240-662-2661 or shawnee_cohn@discovery.com.

9th Annual Surfers for Autism Festival

Concert: Friday April 1, 5 to 9 p.m.

Festival: Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Paddleboard: Sunday, April 3, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

On the beach in Deerfield Beach, FL, 33441

Events especially designed for kids with Autism, as well as activities, music, food trucks and fun for the entire family. Musical acts include Buddy Sparrow, The Resolvers, Islanders All and more. To register kids for surfing or paddleboarding, visit www.surfersforautism.org.

Bird Walk

Saturday, April 2, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Deerfield Island Park

Meet at Pioneer Park dock

217 NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Meet at Pioneer Park dock by 8 a.m. to catch the boat shuttle. Tour space is limited and preregistration is required. Sturdy shoes and binoculars recommended. Free. Ages 8 and up. For more information, call Quiet Waters Park at 954-357-5100.

CrawDebauchery Food

and Music Festival

Saturday, April 2 to Sunday, April 3

11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily

Pompano Beach Amphitheater Field

1806 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

New Orleans food festival, music, entertainment, crawdad boil and much more. Tickets from $25 to $125 are on sale now and can be purchased at www.CrawDebauchery.com.

Palmview Elementary Spring Yard Sale

Saturday, April 2, 7 a .m. to noon.

Palmview Elementary School

2601 NE 1 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Need to sell something? Looking for that special item? Now’s your chance! Vendor space is $25. Contact Mrs. Reid at 754-322-7600.

Survivor Island

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

Deerfield Island Park

Meet at Pioneer Park Dock

217 NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Ages 8 and up. Could you survive on a tropical island, start a fire or make drinking water from sea water? Come learn basic survival skills with naturalists! Closed shoes only. Transport boat departs Pioneer Park at 9 a.m. $8 per person. Register at 954-357-5100 or www.webtrac.broward.org.

Model Railroad Swap Meet and Flea Market

Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreation Center

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Model Trains, track, books and memorabilia. Donation: $2 Adults, $1 Children. For information, call 561-441-6952.

Car Wash

Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Trinity United Methodist Church

3901 NE 22 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Car wash to benefit youth summer camp trip. Money will help cover costs and scholarships. Visit www.trinitychurchlhp.com for more information.

Cornerstone Park Ribbon Cutting & BBQ

Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m.

Cornerstone Park

1420 SE 3 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The City of Deerfield Beach invites you to join in the opening of a new park. The Broward Sheriff’s Office is sponsoring a BBQ. Refreshments include ice cream for children. Call 954-480-4426 for additional details.

Tour the Historic Butler House

Saturday, Apr. 2, 10 to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Donations welcome. Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers.

Portrait of a Bride: The Evolving Silhouette

Saturday, April 2, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Sample-McDougald House

450 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Lighthouse Point Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presents a display of historic, vintage and antique wedding gowns. Buffet luncheon, tour of house and Speaker Leigh Ann Brown. $40 per person to benefit scholarship fund. RSVP to embrauer@bellsouth.net or 754-224-9447.

The Holocaust Survivor Band

Sunday, April 3, 2 p.m.

Temple Beth Israel

201 S. Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Saul Dreier and Reuben Sosnowicz started this group out of nostalgia for the tunes of their youth, and have toured America with their music, including playing at The Kennedy Center. Tickets $18, available 9 a.m. to noon at Temple Beth Israel, or mail check to address above. For information, call 954-421-7060.

5th Annual Concert for a Cure

Sunday, April 10, 2 to 6 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Steve Minotti & Friends, the Deerfield Kiwanis Club and Everything Deerfield Beach are holding a concert to benefit Relay for Life of Deerfield Beach, Lighthouse Point and Hillsboro Beach. $10 donation. Cash bar. For information, call 954-592-3150 or email teagen@everythingdeerfieldbeach.com.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 24 March 2016 by LeslieM

Annual Fundraising Dinner and Silent Auction

Thursday, March 24, 6 to 9 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Catered dinner includes hors d’oeurves, salad, entrée, dessert and coffee. Concert and dancing with The Earl Trio. Over 40 auction items. Proceeds benefit Deerfield Beach Historical Society. $60 per person through March 20, $70 at door. Includes two drink tickets. RSVP to judithofdeerfield@gmail.com, 954-461-1152 or elilly707@aol.com, 561-299-8684.

Annual LHP Garden Club Luncheon

Thursday, March 27, 11 a.m.

St. Paul the Apostle Education Hall

2700 E. Sample Rd.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

The Garden Club of Lighthouse Point presents their annual Salad Luncheon and Chinese Auction. Doors open at 11 a.m. Presented by Maria Amador of Sunshine Bromeliads. Info: 954-942-9310 or mkinger@att.net.

Save the Date!: 9th Annual Surfers for Autism Festival

Concert: Friday April 1, 5 to 9 p.m.

Festival: Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Paddleboard: Sunday, April 3, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

On Deerfield beach

Events especially designed for kids with autism, as well as activities, music, food trucks and fun for the entire family. Musical acts include Buddy Sparrow, The Resolvers, Islanders All, and more. To register kids for surfing or paddleboarding visit www.surfersforautism.org.

EGG HUNTS & EASTER EVENTS

Deerfield Beach

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt: Thursday, March 24, 8 p.m., Constitution Park, 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442.

Egg-Stravaganza Event: Friday, March 25, 6 p.m., Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex, 445 SW 2 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

Annual Easter Egg Run: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m., Deerfield Beach Athletics Complex, 501 SE 6 Ave., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441. All events are free, but bring your own basket for gathering eggs! For additional information on any of the listed events, please contact Constitution Park at 954-480-4494 or Pioneer Park at 954-480-4361, or visit www.deerfield-beach.com/easterevents.

Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to noon. Cross Community Church, 841 SE 2 Ct., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

Lighthouse Point

Easter Egg Hunt: Sunday, March 27, 1 p.m., Frank McDonough Park, 3500 NE 27 Ave., Lighthouse Point, FL 33064. Ages 12 and under. Please call the Recreation Department for additional information, 954-784-3439.

Pompano Beach

Easter Celebration: Saturday, March, 26, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pompano Citi Centre, 1955 N. Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062. Scavenger hunt, free photo with the Easter Bunny, arts and crafts, face painting, giveaways and more. Visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Spring Fling & Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pompano Community Park – Four Fields Complex, 850 NE 18 Ave., Pompano Beach, FL 33060.

Egg hunts: 11:45 a.m. for 1 – 3 years old; noon for ages 4 – 12. Bounce slides, arts and crafts, DJ and dancing, photo booth and other kid-friendly activities. Call 954-786-4111 for information.

EASTER WEEK CHURCH SERVICES

Sunrise Services

Deerfield: 6:30 a.m. — on Deerfield beach, across from

Main Parking Lot, between SE 1 and SE 2 Streets on S. Ocean

Way. Sponsored by Deerfield Beach Ministerial Association.

LHP: 6 a.m. — at Frank McDonough Park, 3500 NE 27

Ave. Service led by St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church.

Christian Love Fellowship Church

801 SE 10 St., Ste. 4, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 10 a.m.

Communidade Evangélica International Zona Sul-Florida

2205 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 6 p.m.

Community Presbyterian of Deerfield Beach

1920 SE 5 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 10 a.m.

Cross Community Church

821 SE 2 Ct., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

First Baptist Church Deerfield Beach

701 NE 2 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 10:30 a.m.

First Presbyterian Church

2331 NE 26 Ave., Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Good Friday: Friday, March 25, noon

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, Contemporary, 9:30 a.m.; Traditional, 11:15 a.m.

Grace Baptist Church

501 NE 48 St., Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 10:45 a.m.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Good Friday: Friday, March 25, noon and 3 p.m.; Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m.

Holy Saturday: Saturday, March 26, 7:30 p.m.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., noon, 6 p.m.

St. Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr., Deerfield Beach, Fl. 33441

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Good Friday: Friday, March 25, 7 p.m.

Holy Saturday: Saturday, March 26, 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, 10 a.m.

Zion Lutheran Church

959 SE 6 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Maundy Thursday: Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.

Good Friday: Friday, March 25, 7 p.m.

Holy Saturday: Saturday March 26, 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, March 27, Sunrise at the church, 6:30 a.m.; Regular service 10 a.m.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 17 March 2016 by LeslieM

$1 Pancakes at IHOP

Wednesday, March 17, during store hours

International House of Pancakes

516 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Wear any visible item of green clothing on St. Patrick’s Day (that’s today!) and get a $1 short stack of buttermilk pancakes at IHOP. Erin Go Bragh!

Kindergarten Round-up

Thursday, March 17, 8:30 a.m.

Quiet Waters Elementary School Cafeteria

4150 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

For parents whose kids will turn 5 on or before Sept. 1. Learn all about kindergarten, tour classrooms, enjoy performances and learn about the registration process. For information, call the school office at 754-322-8100, or visit www.quietwaters.browardschools.com.

Kids Day Off Camp

Friday, March 18, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Three locations with different activities:

Bowling & Pizza — Constitution Park, 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442. $30 per child. Call 954-429-1847.

Pizza and Movie — Highlands Park, 511 NE 44 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33064. $20 per child. Call 954-480-9944.

Bowling and Fun Day in the Park — Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex, 445 SW 2 St, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441. $20 per child. Call 954-480-4481. (Must pre-register by phone (listed above) or visit www.deerfield-beach.com/registration.)

Florida Highwaymen Art Exhibition

Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sample-McDougald House

450 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Art show and sale will be the largest ever gathering of the famous Florida Highwaymen artists, whose landscapes of wild Florida are a proud local heritage. Reception and preview on March 18 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. includes food and entertainment. Exhibit admission: $5. Reception tickets: $35. Call 954-691-5686 or search Facebook.com for “Sample-McDougald House”.

Boating Safety Course

Saturday, March 19, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Coast Guard Auxiliary Headquarters

Spanish River Park

3939 N Ocean Blvd.

Boca Raton, FL 33431

Get your required boating certificate or ID (for those under 28) and you may also get an insurance discount. Course covers boating safety, handling, navigation, Florida and federal regulations and much more. Free! Register at 561-391-3600 or email fso-pe@cgauxboca.org.

7th Annual All People’s Day

Saturday, March 19, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kids Workshop, 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Pompey Park

1101 NW 2 St.

Delray Beach, FL 33444

Music, food, dance, arts and items for sale. Prizes and raffles. Numerous kids activities, including arts and crafts, and mural painting. Free. For information, e-mail susan@allpeoplesday.org or call 561-495-9818.

Bean and Pepper Jamboree

Saturday, March 19, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Green Market Pompano Beach

Intersection of Flagler and NW 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Food, games, contexts, exhibitors, vendors, arts and crafts, chicken drop fundraiser, live entertainment and more. Sponsored by Florida Farm Bureau and Kiwanis. Visit www.browardfarmbureau.com or call 954-972-2525.

Tour the Historic Butler House

Saturday, March 19, 10 to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Donations welcome. Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers.

Spring Festival and Egg-a-palooza

Sunday, March 20, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mizner Park Amphitheatre

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Egg hunt, bunny scavenger hunt, food trucks, visit with Easter Bunny, entertainment, hat crafts, sand art, balloon and face painting, slide and obstacle course, rock climbing wall, and more. $7 per person; babies under 18 mos. free. Cash only. Free parking. Call Sandy at 954-596-5631 for information.

Mardi Gras Casino trip

Monday, March 21, 10 a.m. departure time

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

St. Ambrose Men’s Club trip to the Mardi Gras Casino. Bus transportation provided. Must have a Mardi Gras Casino Player’s Card, drivers license or passport. $15 per person includes bus, $5 free play and $3 food coupon. Call Jerry Mann, 954-856-6062.

Spring Break Dance Workshop

Tuesday, March 22 through Friday, March 25

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Saldino Dance School

600 S. Federal Hwy., #201-4

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Ages 8 to 15: $45 for one day; $140 for 4 days. Ages 5 – 7 have a special workshop on Tuesday and Thursday only from 9 to 11 a.m.; $35 for one day, $55 for two days. For details, visit www.saladinodanceschool.com or call 561-251-8683.

Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, March 23, noon

Dubman Real Estate

1868 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

During your lunch break, why not feed your soul as well as your body? Take some time out of a busy workday to study a bit of Torah over a kosher lunch. Every Wednesday, over a delicious lunch,we take 45 minutes to explore relevant Jewish topics using ancient wisdom to guide us in a modern society. Skip the corporate lunch and have a real power lunch over torah and delicious kosher delicacies. Cost: donation. For more information, call 954-422-1735, www.chabaddeerfield.com.

Easter Egg Hunts and Events

Deerfield Beach

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt: Thursday, March 24, 8 p.m., Constitution Park, 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442.

Egg-Stravaganza Event: Friday, March 25, 6 p.m., Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex, 445 SW 2nd St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

Annual Easter Egg Run: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m., Deerfield Beach Athletics Complex, 501 SE 6 Ave., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

For more details on these city events, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/easterevents. All events are free, but bring your own basket for gathering eggs! For additional information on any of the listed events, please contact Constitution Park at 954-480-4494 or Pioneer Park at 954-480-4361.

Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to noon. Cross Community Church, 841 SE 2 Ct, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

Lighthouse Point

Easter Egg Hunt: Sunday, March 27, 1 p.m., Frank McDonough Park, 3500 NE 27 Ave., Lighthouse Point, FL 33064. Ages 12 and under. Please call the Recreation Department for additional information, 954-784-3439.

Pompano Beach

Easter Celebration: Saturday, March, 26, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pompano Citi Centre, 1955 N. Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062. Scavenger hunt, free photo with the Easter Bunny, arts and crafts, face painting, giveaways and more. Visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Spring Fling and Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pompano Community Park – Four Fields Complex, 850 NE 18 Ave., Pompano Beach, FL 33060. Egg hunts: 11:45 a.m. for 1 – 3 years old; Noon for ages 4 – 12. Bounce slides, arts and crafts, DJ and dancing, photo booth and other kid-friendly activities. Call 954-786-4111 for information.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 10 March 2016 by LeslieM

Month of Giving: Multiple Sclerosis

Thursday, March 10 and Friday March 11

Jersey Mike’s Subs

1069 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Visit Jersey Mike’s and get a coupon for a free regular sub when you make a $3 donation to Multiple Sclerosis.Coupon also at www.deerfieldchamber.org.

Friends of the DB Arboretum meet

Thursday, March 10, 7 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Kevin Quigley, of Criswell Farms, will speak about using grow bags to create mini/pocket farms suitable for urban spaces, backyards and balconies. Free plant giveaway. Light refreshments. Free and open to public. Call 954-480-4495 or visit www.treezoo.com.

LHP Library Book Sale

Thursday, March 10 to Sunday, March 12

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed noon to 1 p.m. for lunch).

Dixon Ahl Hall

2200 NE 38 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Book lovers rejoice! The Doreen Gauthier Library is having its semi-annual sale. Hundreds of books in every genre.

Fish Fry

Friday, March 11, 5 to 8 p.m.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Everyone welcome! During the Lenten season we abstain from meat on Fridays, so let’s get together and have some fish! $10 per person; $5 for kids. Call 954-427-2225 or visit http://stambrosedeerfieldbch.com.

AAUW Luncheon

Saturday, March 12, 11:30 a.m.

Lighthouse Point Yacht Club

2701 NE 42 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Pompano Beach Branch Annual Scholarship Fundraiser luncheon features author D.J. Niko. Silent auction. Reservations required. $50 per person. Call 954-570-5423 or email pompanoscholar@yahoo.com.

Rise Above: Exhibit on the Tuskeegee Airmen

Saturday, March 12, 9 a.m. to noon

Deerfield Beach Middle School

701 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Deerfield Middle School will hold a public open house welcoming the CAF Red Tail Squadron’s RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit, a mobile theater that inspires young people through the history of the Tuskegee Airmen – America’s first black military pilots. Free. Visit www.redtail.org.

March to Stop the Violence

Saturday, March 12, 5 p.m.

March begins and ends at the

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join community and church leaders, the Broward Sheriff’s Office, elected officials, businesses and residents in this march against local gang activity and violence. Speakers will discuss crime trends and the steps communities can take to prevent violence and keep our children safe. Refreshments. Call 954-480-4263 for more information.

Annual Lenten Fish Fry

Saturday Mar. 12, 6 p.m.

St Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Adults-$7/Children-$4. Eat in or Take out.Reservations: 954-695-0336.

Charity Bowling Bash for Special Olympics

Sunday, March 13, 3 to 5 p.m.

Diamond Strike Lanes

2200 N. Federal Highway

Pompano Beach, Florida 33062

Deerfield Middle School IB students Ethan Arias and

Tristan Chinapoo invite you to their charity event for the Special Olympics. Businesses invited to donate raffle items. $15 per person includes shoes, bowling, pizza and drinks. Register online at www.gofundme.com/quprdgwk.

Deerfield Farmers Market

Sunday, March 13, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pioneer Park

NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Farm fresh produce, homemade pickles, jellies and treats, fine handmade soaps and more.

History at High Noon

Wednesday, March 16, noon to 1 p.m.

Deerfield Beach City Commission Chambers

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Donation welcome. March mystery month! Attendto find out who the mystery speaker is!

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach meets

Wednesday, March 16, 7 p.m.

Woman’s Club

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: Observer editor Rachel Galvin. Call 954-421-4700 for information.

Smithsonian Museum Day Live

Saturday, March 12

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

Old School House, 232 NE 2 St., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

South Florida Railway Museum, 1300 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Three Deerfield museums will open their doors free of charge on Smithsonian Museum Day Live. All three are listed with the National Register of Historic Places. For information, visit www.deerfield-history.org or call 954-429-0378.

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

HAPPENINGS

Posted on 03 March 2016 by LeslieM

St. Ambrose Annual Carnival & Music Festival

Thursday, March 3 through Sunday, March 6

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Rides, food, drink, live music, games and more. For information, visit www.stambrosecarnival.com.

Food Truck Invasion

Thursday, March 3, 5 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Gourmet burgers to tacos, ribs to desserts, there’s a special dish for everyone! For information, call 954-357-1007 or visit www.foodtruckinvasion.com.

Oceanographer speaks on Melting Ice, Rising Seas

Thursday, March 3, 7 p.m.

Community Presbyterian Church

1920 SE 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Oceanographer and sea level rise expert, John Englander, discusses the latest science, impending impacts and potential solutions to sea level rise. $10 donation appreciated. Call 954-427-0222.

Movies in the Park: Angels in the Outfield

Friday, March 4, 7 p.m.

Villages of Hillsboro Park

4111 NW 6 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Free. Bring a blanket and lawn chairs. Snacks and glow items available for purchase.

Bird Walk

Saturday, March 5, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Deerfield Island Park

217 NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Ages 8 and up. Participants must be at Pioneer Park dock by 8:15 a.m. to catch the boat shuttle. Sturdy shoes and binoculars recommended. Tour space is limited and preregistration is required. Free. Call Quiet Waters Park at 954-357-5100.

Annual Prayer Breakfast

Saturday, March 5, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Westside Park Recreation Center

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Sponsored by I Am My Brother’s Keeper Ministries. Guest speaker Pastor Kevin Allen, with testimony by Diamond Excell. Door prizes and giveaways. For information, call 954-418-0216.

HISC Youth Sailing Program

Saturday, March 5, 9 a.m.

Quiet Waters Park – Splash Adventure

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Every Saturday in March. The Hillsboro Inlet Sailing Club Youth Sailing Program offers sailing and boating safety training to children 8 to 18. Must pass basic swimming evaluation, wear a USCG life vest. Safety training every session. Learn to sail three different types of vessels. $65 for four-week class. Email hiscyouthsailing@gmail.com.

Historic Butler House Tour and Car Wash

Saturday, March 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Donations welcome. Learn about the heritage of Deerfield Beach’s farming pioneers, including the Butlers. Tours conducted by Deerfield Beach High School Junior Historical Society, who will also be holding a car wash at the Butler House during tour hours.

Hillsboro Lighthouse 106th Anniversary Tour

Sunday, March 6, hourly 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sands Harbor Dock

125 N. Riverside Dr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Celebration includes placing of historical marker. Transportation by boat. Must wear flat, closed shoes. Children must be 4 ft. tall to climb the tower. No pets. $25; free to HLPS members. Visit www.hillsborolighthouse.org/tours.

Pet First Aid and CPR Class

Sunday, March 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming

2016 NE 36 St. (Sample Rd.)

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Course includes skills for recognizing distressed animals, choking, minor injuries, bleeding, not breathing and pulselessness. $80. Register at www.pettech.net or call 954-461-8203.

Sky Celtic Revival Music & Dance Troupe

Sunday, March 6, 10:30 a.m.

First Baptist Church

701 NE 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Sky Family performs high energy Celtic/pop-rock music, dance and Gospel! For more information, call 954-427-1216.

Mardi Gras Casino trip

Monday, Mar. 21, 10 a.m. departure time

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

St. Ambrose Men’s Club trip to the Mardi Gras Casino. Bus transportation provided. Must have a Mardi Gras Casino Player’s Card, drivers license or passport. $15 per person includes bus, $5 free play and $3 food coupon. Call Jerry Mann, 954-856-6062.

Florida Renaissance Festival

Weekends through Mar. 27

10 a.m. to sunset

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Huzzah! Enjoy Florida’s largest and liveliest Renaissance Festival. Entertainment, food, drinks, games, jousting and more await. Tickets: $21 for adults, $9 for children 6 to 11, ages 5 and under free. Season passes: $75. Look online for ways to save. For information, visit www.ren-fest.com.

Themed weekends:

Mar. 5 to 6: Voyage to the Orient

Mar. 12 to 13: Kilts and Colleens

Mar. 19 to 20: Steampunk Time Travelers

Mar. 26 to 27: Carnivale Masquerade

Comments Off on HAPPENINGS

Advertise Here
Advertise Here

front page

COVER