HAPPENINGS

Posted on 21 September 2017 by LeslieM

Festi-Fall Arts & Crafts Show

Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join the Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach for a fun day. There will be handmade arts & crafts, holiday gifts, jewelry, baked goods and more. $3 admission. For more information, call 561-392-2223.

Marcus Roberts Trio

Saturday, Sept. 23, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Jazz great Wynton Marsalis has hailed Marcus Roberts as “the genius of modern piano.” The Jazz virtuoso has been profiled on 60 Minutes, Charlie Rose, Tavis Smiley, NPR and more. See him live in concert with Jazz greats Jason Marsalis and Rodney Jordan. Tickets range from $35 to $50. Visit www.ccpompano.org. For more information, call 954-545-7800.

Bullets in the Bathtub

Wednesday, Sept. 27, 6 to 10 p.m.

Royal Fiesta in the Cove Shopping Plaza

1680 SE 3 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Murder Mystery Dinner and entertainment from Schultz Productions is the most requested community event and the Deerfield Chamber is bringing it back. It is very interactive and this year the theme is “Bullets in the Bathtub,” so don’t forget your gangster hat and flapper outfits! Doors close at 6 p.m. so get there early. Show starts promptly. The cost is only $60 for Chamber members, $75 for non-members, but get your tickets quick. For more information, contact Daisja Brinson at 954-427-1050, or email info@deerfieldchamber.com.

Save the Date: Oktoberfest

Friday, Sept. 29, 6 to 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 30, Noon to 10 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 1, Noon to 5 p.m.

Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd,

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Presented by The Pompano Beach Rotary Club. Enjoy performances by the International Polka Band, Tuchar beers, with delicious German food by local restaurant Checkers Old Munchen. Games daily throughout the weekend, including stein races, barrel races, coaster toss, and the crowning of Herr & Frau Oktoberfest 2017! VIP packages available. Proceeds benefit local charities. For tickets, visit www.ccpompano.org. $15, general, $50, VIP, Kids 12 and under Free. For more information, call 954-545-7800.

Sammy Hagar and The Circle Show w/ Collective Soul

RESCHEDULED

Due to Hurricane Irma, this concert was rescheduled. The new date is Nov. 12 at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater. Those who purchased tickets already, those tickets will be honored. Refunds will be issued at the point of purchase as well, available until Oct. 6 at 5 p.m. For those seeking tickets, they can be purchased online or by phone via Ticketmaster. You can also contact Ticketmaster for refunds at 800-745-3000.

Many recent events were canceled due to Irma. As the new date approaches, The Observer will be putting in information, or if you know of something that has been rescheduled, let us know. Also take a look within the paper… there might just be an ad with the new date.

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Posted on 14 September 2017 by LeslieM

Pier Food Truck Round Up

Friday, Sept. 15, 6 p.m.

Pompano Beach Pier

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join the City of Pompano Beach for an evening of food trucks, music and fun! They encourage everyone to bring their blankets and folding chairs since seating is limited at most food truck events! Great entertainment, full bar. For more information, call 954-786-7824.

Clint Black concert

Saturday, Sept 16, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheater

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Pompano Beach Amp is proud to present the iconic and timeless country music of Clint Black. The multi-million selling country mega-star recently released On Purpose, his first full-length album of new songs in a decade, and he’s doing it on his own terms. The new album is dedicated to his father, who died in late 2012. Tickets range from $38 to $98 and are available at Ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit www.theamppompano.org or call 954-519-5500.

Singles Party

Saturday, Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m.

American Rock Bar & Grill

1600 E. Hillsboro Blvd

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join their fun and vivacious group of interesting college educated men and women. Many arrive alone. Dress is casual but neat. Mix, mingle and meet. Watch, listen, sing, dance and have fun with a great talent. They have a delicious & reasonably-priced menu of appetizers, salads, wraps, sandwiches, burgers and dinner entrees and desserts. Look for balloons to find organizers in the backroom. Please introduce yourself. The Owner is giving the single members the entire bar exclusively for their group. And maybe you will find that special someone. $5 entry fee and plenty of free parking. Call to make sure event is still happening at 954-428-4539.

Sammy Hagar & The Circle
w/ Collective Soul

Tuesday, Sept, 19, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheater

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Pompano Beach Amp and AEG Live are proud to present Sammy Hagar, one of rock music’s most dynamic frontmen and acclaimed songwriters, in concert with his new band The Circle and touring with Collective Soul. To order your tickets by phone, call 1-800-745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

Tuesday Night Beach Dances

Tuesday, Sept 19, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Johnny Vincent” will be playing for your entertainment. Wear your dancing shoes and bring your beach chair for a fun evening under the stars. Event is free. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Bullets in the Bathtub

Wednesday, Sept. 27, 6 to 10 p.m.

Royal Fiesta in the Cove Shopping Plaza

1680 SE 3 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Murder Mystery Dinner and entertainment from Schultz Productions is the most requested community event and the Deerfield Chamber is bringing it back. It is very interactive and this year the theme is “Bullets in the Bathtub,” so don’t forget your gangster hat and flapper outfits! Doors close at 6 p.m. so get there early. Show starts promptly. The cost is only $60 for Chamber members, $75 for non-members, but get your tickets quick. For more information, contact Daisja Brinson at 954-427-1050, or email info@deerfieldchamber.com.

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Posted on 07 September 2017 by LeslieM

Be aware many of these events may be canceled due to Hurricane Irma.

Music Under the Stars

Friday, Sept. 8, 7 to 9 p.m.

The Great Lawn

3501 E. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join the city of Pompano Beach for an evening of great music and entertainment as Vista Motor Company presents Music under the Stars every second Friday of the month. Their featured band for this month is Business As Usual (Pop). For more information, call 954-786-4111.

Senior Prom

Saturday, Sept. 9, 6 p.m.

Hillsboro Community Center

50 Hillsboro Technology Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The City of Deerfield Beach and the Parks & Recreation Department invite you to the first ever Senior Prom. This “Grown Folks Affair” will be an evening of fun as participants kick off their shoes and dance the night away. $10. Tickets may be purchased at the Hillsboro Community Center. For additional information, call 954- 571-7550.

Join the Scouts!

Saturday, Sept. 9, 11a.m to 2p.m.

Zion Lutheran Church

959 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 6:30pm

Lutheran Church

959 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

For more information contact the Scoutmaster, Robert Nast at troop119sfc@gmail.com or Cubmaster Everra Robbins at ejrobbins07@gmail.com. Visit their website at www.troop119sfc.com.

6th Annual Brazilian Beat

Saturday, Sept 9, 6 to 11 p.m.

Mizner Park Amphitheatre

327 Plaza Real

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Go hear the sounds of a popular Brazilian artist and Samba drummers, see beautiful costumed dancers in a Rio-style parade and enjoy savory Brazilian cuisine and cocktails. This is a free community event. No outside chairs allowed. Free parking available at City Hall (201 W. Palmetto Park Rd.), the Downtown Library (400 NW 2 Ave.), Building Administration (200 NW 2 Ave.), and other locations downtown where event signage is featured. For convenience, free trolleys will be available to and from the Mizner Park Amphitheater.

9/11: A Day for Honoring Our Heroes

A Recognition and Remembrance Ceremony

Monday, Sept. 11, 6:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 SW 1 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Features guest speakers, musicians and a special performance by the American Legion 65-piece band. Admission is free, however space is limited. Please pick up a ticket to secure your seat. They are available on a first come, first served basis at the Emma Lou Olson Civic Center, Herb Skolnick Community Center and E. Pat Larkins Community Center. For more information, call 954-786-4111 or visit the city’s website at www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach meeting

Tuesday, Sept 12, 1 p.m.

Clubhouse

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Everyone is welcome to attend. The speaker is holocaust survivor Zelda Markbell Fuksman.

7-week in-depth Boating Course

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Sail & Power Squadron

3701 NE 18 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Learn the basics of navigation, docking, emergencies, water sport safety and local laws. Be more confident on a boat after this class and earn a Florida boaters education card. Cost is $85 for adults and $35 for 18 years old or under. Group discounts available online at www.pompanosafeboating.com. For more information, call 754-444-1470.

Join Pompano Beach CERT

Thursday, Sept. 14, 6 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue Training Center

120 SW 3 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue will be conducting Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes beginning Sept. 14. Classes are held every Thursday for eight consecutive weeks. Free. Through the course, you will learn lifesaving skills that will assist your family and our community during the first critical hours after a disaster. At the conclusion of the program, students will receive a certificate and become a member of the team. For more information and to register, visit the CERT page within the website: www.pompanobeachfl.gov, or call 954-786-4510.

Arboretum’s first meeting

Thursday, Sept. 14, 7 p.m.

The Deerfield Beach Arboretum at Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach Fl. 33442

Speaker Ted Buckwald is an outstanding authority on Lepidopterology (butterflies). Plant giveaway. Light refreshments served. Go and visit their new and beautiful rainforest. Free and open to the public. For more information, call 954-480-4495, or visit www.treezoo.com.

Save the Date: Jr. Angler’s Day

Saturday, Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

International Fishing Pier

200 NE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join the City of Deerfield Beach for their 2nd Annual Jr. Anglers Day. A family fun-filled fishing event with fishing clinics, goody bait buckets, arts & crafts, face painting, balloon art, fishing and more. Event is for kids ages 5-13. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m. For more information, call the Community Events and Outreach Division at 954-480-4429.

Kiwanis Charity Golf Tournament

Saturday, Sept. 16, 8 a.m. shotgun start

Crystal Lake Golf Club

3810 Crystal Lake Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

Time to hit the links for a good cause. This annual Kiwanis of Deerfield Beach event benefits a long list of local charities. There is also lunch, awards, a silent auction and raffles.

Plus, you can get free drinks on the course. $125/ individual; $500/ Foursome. For registration and more information, call Kerri Gordon at 954-980-1833 or visit www.deerfieldbeachkiwanis.org.

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Old Town Untapped

Friday, Sept. 1, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bailey Contemporary Arts

41 NE 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060.

Brew Bash at BaCA! Old Town Untapped is South Florida’s premiere Craft Brew and Arts Festival. A night filled with free craft beer samples from Pompano’s own breweries, live music, food trucks, art and more! 1st Friday of each month. While you’re there, check out the Frontier Art Exhibit, which has a reception starting at 6 p.m. For more information, call 954-786-7824.

Movies on the Lawn – Spy Kids

Friday, Sept. 1, 8 p.m.

The Great Lawn

3501 E Atlantic Blvd

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

The City of Pompano Beach Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Dept. invite you to bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics and enjoy a featured presentation under the stars. This is a free, family–friendly event. For more information, call 954-786-4111.

The Stars of Tomorrow Concert

Saturday, Sept. 2, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Nineteen members of Florida Grand Opera’s Youth Artist Learning Academy (YALA) will appear in a concert of art songs and scenes from classic operas and musicals. The students will offer the final result of their summer studies with a concert of scenes from Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Bizet’s Carmen, Mascagni’s L’amico Fritz, Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia, Gilbert and Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore, plus selected art songs and Broadway favorites

Art Walk 4 Autism

Saturday, Sept. 2, 7 to 10 a.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Art Walk 4 Autism is back! It is a 5K run/walk. The host of the event is Shekinah Mountain Bible Fellowship. To get your ticket, visit www.aw4a.org.

Labor Day Picnic

Monday, Sept. 4, 1 p.m.

Community Park South Pavilion

NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

North Broward Democratic Club, along with other clubs throughout the county, will be celebrating Labor Day. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. Guests should bring chairs and drinks. Rain or shine event. For more information, call 954-863-7789.

Save The Date: 9/11: A Day for Honoring Our Heroes

A Recognition and Remembrance Ceremony

Monday, Sept. 11, 6:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 SW 1 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The City of Pompano Beach Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department invite you to a night of remembrance, recognition and celebration. The Recognition and Remembrance Ceremony will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will feature guest speakers, musicians and a special performance by the American Legion 65-piece band. Admission is free, how-ever space is limited. Please pick up a ticket to secure your seat. They are available on a first come, first serve basis at the Emma Lou Olson Civic Center, Herb Skolnick Community Center and E. Pat Larkins Community Center. For more information, call 954-786-4111 or visit the city’s website at www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

7-Week in-depth Boating Course

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Sail & Power Squadron

3701 NE 18 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Learn the basics of navigation, docking, emergencies, water sport safety and local laws. Be more confident on a boat after this class and earn a Florida boaters education card. Cost is $85 for adults and $35 for 18 years old or under. Group discounts available online at www.pompanosafeboating.com. For more information, call 754-444-1470.

Join the Pompano Beach CERT

Thursday, Sept. 14, 6 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue Training Center

120 SW 3 St,

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue will be conducting Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes beginning Sept. 14. Classes are held every Thursday for eight consecutive weeks at the Pompano Beach Fire Rescue Training. Free. Through the course, you will learn lifesaving skills that will assist your family and our community during the first criti-cal hours after a disaster. At the conclusion of the program, students will receive a certificate and become a member of the team. For more information and to register, visit the CERT page within the website: www.pompanobeachfl.gov, or call 954-786-4510.

Kiwanis Charity Golf Tournament

Saturday, Sept. 16, 8 a.m. shotgun start

Crystal Lake Golf Club

3810 Crystal Lake Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

Time to hit the links for a good cause. This annual Kiwanis of Deerfield Beach event benefits a long list of local charities. There is also lunch, awards, a silent auction and raffles.Plus, you can get free drinks on the course. $125/ individual; 500/ Foursome. For registration and more information, call Kerri Gordon at 954-980-1833 or visit www.deerfieldbeachkiwanis.org.

Bullets in the Bathtub

Wednesday, Sept. 27, 6 to 10 p.m.

Royal Fiesta in the Cove Shopping Plaza

1680 SE 3 Court

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The Murder Mystery Dinner and entertainment from Schultz Productions is the most requested community event and the Deerfield Chamber is bringing it back. It is very interactive and this year the theme is “Bullets in the Bathtub,” so don’t forget your gangster hat and flapper outfits! Doors close at 6 p.m. so get there early. Show starts promptly. The cost is only $60 for Chamber members, $75 for non-members, but get your tickets quick. For more information, contact Daisja Brinson at 954-427-1050, or email info@deerfieldchamber.com.

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Friday Night Fever-Disco & Beyond

Friday, Aug. 25, 8 p.m. to midnight.

City Pub

956 S. Federal Hwy,

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Music by It Takes Two playing disco and more. There will be cake for everyone. Dance contest. Dress disco chic. There will be a $5 entertainment fee. Go early for cocktails & dinner. Call to reserve your table at 954-427-8213.

Back to School Block Party

Sunday, Aug. 27, 11 a.m.

The First Presbyterian Church
of Pompano Beach

2331 NE 26 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Water slides, snowcones, games and fun. Blessing of the teachers. Follows the 10 a.m. worship service. Free event.

Intro to Floating & Open House

Monday, Aug. 28, 7 to 9 p.m.

Float8 Wellness Lounge

616 SE 10 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Curious about floating and what else they’re doing at Float8? Join owner Matt as he hosts an open house and introductory discussion about floating. Free event. RSVP at bit.ly/F8intro1. More about Float8 in Observer’s Aug. 31 issue. For more information, call 754-666-3588 or visit www.float8ion.com.

Tuesday Night Beach Dances

Tuesday, Aug. 29, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Johnny Vincent will be playing for your entertainment. Wear your dancing shoes and bring your beach chair for a fun evening under the stars. Event is free. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Save The Date: Art Walk 4 Autism

Saturday, Sept. 2, 7 to 10 a.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S Powerline Rd.,
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Art Walk 4 Autism is back! It is a 5K run/walk. The host of the event is Shekinah Mountain Bible Fellowship. To get your ticket, visit www.aw4a.org.

Labor Day Picnic

Monday, Sept. 4, 1 p.m.

Community Park South Pavilion

NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

North Broward Democratic Club, along with other clubs throughout the county, will be celebrating Labor Day. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. Guests should bring chairs and drinks. Rain or shine event. For more information, call 954-863-7789.

7-Week in-depth Boating Course

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Sail & Power Squadron

3701 NE 18 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Learn the basics of navigation, docking, emergencies, water sport safety and local laws. Be more confident on a boat after this class and earn a Florida boaters education card. Cost is $85 for adults and $35 for 18 years old or under. Group discounts available online at www.pompanosafeboating.com. For more information, call 754-444-1470.

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Shining Stars Award Luncheon

Friday, Aug. 18, noon to 2 p.m.

Ft. Lauderdale Marriott Resort & Spa

1200 N. Ocean Blvd

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

The Shining Star Awards recognize individuals, groups and businesses that make a significant contribution to our community through volunteer service, regardless of Chamber membership. This will be the first year that nominations from both Pompano Beach and Margate Chambers will be accepted for consideration. $55 Individual, $700 Table. For more information, call 954-941-2940 ext: 205 or email sbenson@pompanobeachchamber.com.

Lighthouse Tour

Saturday, Aug. 19, 8:30 a.m.

Alsdorf Park

2974 NE 14 St

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

A shuttle boat will transport guests from Alsdorf Park at 8:30, 9:15, 10 and 10:45 a.m. For more information and footwear rules, visit www.hillsborolighthouse.org/tours.

Elvis 40th Anniversary Show

Saturday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m.

American Rock Bar & Grill

1600 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

$10 a ticket. Order from the menu. Cash Bar 2 for 1 drinks. Dancing, drawings and giveaways. For more information, call Kim 954-257-8215.

Watch Solar Eclipse & Dive

Monday, Aug. 21, 1:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Dixie Divers

455 S. Federal Hwy,

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

More on the eclipse, pg. 7. For reservations and information, call 954-420-0009.

Save the date:

7-Week in-depth Boating Course

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Pompano Beach Sail & Power Squadron

3701 NE 18 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Learn the basics of navigation, docking, emergencies, water sport safety and local laws. Be more confident on a boat after this class and earn a Florida boaters education card. Cost is $85 for adults and $35 for 18 years old or under. Group discounts available. Online at www.pompanosafeboating.com. For more information, call 754-444-1470.

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The Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Summer SLAM

Galuppi’s

Thursday, Aug. 10, 6 to 9 p.m.

1103 N. Federal Hwy,

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join them for the kickoff party. There will be thousands of

dollars worth of merchandise given away at their huge raffle

to benefit the Broward Children’s Center.

Pompano Beach Pier

Saturday, Aug. 12, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062.

Anglers shoot off at 7 a.m. and Weigh in is at 2:30 p.m. Mango will be performing live on stage from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Sunshine Sup Series will be at it again with their amazing paddle board races, Free Sup, Kayak Demos on the beach, and also D-Fit will be on the beach with their insane obstacle course competition. Also, a lot of free goodies from all the different vendors. All registered anglers receive an awesome goody bag, free food provided by Zona Fresca, Jersey Mike’s and Dandee Donuts. Chance to win over $40,000 in cash and prizes! For more information, visit www.extremekayakfishing.com.

Dive In Movie Night — Secret Life of Pets

Friday Aug. 11, 8 p.m.

Houston Sworn Pool

901 NW 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Swim while enjoying a family movie free! Snacks and refreshments will be available for purchase.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

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

Central City Campus

401 SW 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

For safe disposal of hazardous household items, Deerfield Beach residents may bring materials to the city’s House-hold Hazardous Waste Collection Day. Free to Deerfield Beach residents ONLY. For more information, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/hhw.

Back to School Fair

Saturday, Aug. 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, 33441

Students will receive backpacks full of school supplies for free. Haircuts for children for free by NEW ERA Barbers. Blood pressure and other health screenings for free by North Broward Health. Get there early.

Stress Reduction Techniques to Manage Anxiety

Monday, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn techniques to improve your mental and physical well-being. Healthy Mind – Healthy Body! Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Kelly Gallo, welcomes seniors to join her on-going discussion groups. Join anytime. Individual counseling sessions are also available. Please call 954-480-4449 for further information or to schedule an appointment.

Save The Date

Lighthouse Tour

Saturday, Aug. 19, 8:30 a.m.

Alsdorf Park

2974 NE 14 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

A shuttle boat will transport guests from Alsdorf Park at 8:30, 9:15, 10 and 10:45 a.m. HLPS volunteers will register/ check you in and assist you with boarding for the boat ride to and from the lighthouse. Visit www.hillsborolighthouse.org/tours for footwear rules for those climbing the lighthouse tower. Guests may pay in advance by becoming a HLPS member at www.hillsborolighthouse.org/join-us.

Elvis 40th Anniversary Show

Saturday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m.

American Rock Bar & Grill

1600 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dancing, drawings and giveaways. $10 a ticket. Order from the menu. Cash Bar — 2 for 1 drinks. For more information, call Kim at 954-257-8215.

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Superhero Splash Bash

Friday, Aug. 4, 6 to 10 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park (Splash Adventure)

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Splash to your heart’s content and wear your superhero swimsuit. There may just be superhero photo ops, games, a movie, an obstacle course, a bounce house, prizes and more. No matter what, it will be plenty of fun and a great way to beat the summer heat. $6 a person. Ages 12 months and under admitted free. Pre-registration is required and prepayment are required. For more information, call 954-357-5100 or go to www.Broward.org/Parks.

Old Town Untapped

Friday, Aug. 4, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bailey Contemporary Arts

41 NE 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Held the first Friday of every month, this event brings out craft beer lovers as samples are handed out from local breweries. There also will be live music, food trucks, art and more.

Butler House Tour

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

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Tour this historic home and explore finds at the Alice B Gift Shop. Donation accepted.

Family Fun Day & Summer Splash Down

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

McNair Community Park

951 NW 27 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Enjoy a waterfall of fun in Pompano Beach! Eat delicious food and hometown favorites from local vendors. Enjoy live performances, kids’ water activities, motivational speakers, empowerment workshops and more! Visit disease prevention and family wellness vendors for free health screenings & educational information.

Save The Date: The Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Summer SLAM

Galuppi’s

Thursday, Aug. 10, 6 to 9 p.m.

1103 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join them for the kickoff party at Galuppi’s in Pompano Beach. There will be thousands of dollars worth of mer-chandise given away at their huge raffle to benefit the Broward Children’s Center.

Pompano Beach Pier

Saturday, Aug. 12, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062.

The Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Summer SLAM part two is scheduled for Aug. 12, located just south of the Pompano Beach Pier. Anglers shoot off at 7 a.m. and weigh in is at 2:30 p.m. Bring your family and friends for a fun day in the sun! Mango will be performing live on stage from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Sunshine Sup Series will be at it again with their amazing paddle board races, free Sup, Kayak demos on the beach, and also D-Fit will be on the beach with their insane obstacle course competition. Also, there will be a lot of free goodies from all the different vendors! Everyone is welcome. All Registered anglers receive an awesome goody bag, free food provided by Zona Fresca, Jersey Mike’s and Dandee Donuts. Chance to win over $40,000 in cash and prizes! For more information, visit www.extremekayakfishing.com.

I Love the ‘90s Tour

Including Salt N Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Coolio & more

Saturday, Aug. 19, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheatre

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

After a massive 2016 with over 110 shows across North America, the I LOVE THE ‘90s TOUR will continue its momentum in 2017, making its way to the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre on Aug. 19. The show promises fans an unbelievable live experience, with a lineup of the ‘90s most iconic acts. Limited number of Tour VIP packages are available, including exclusive Vanilla Ice and Salt N Pepa VIP meet & greet packages. For details, please visit www.future-beat.com. Tickets: $25-$128. To purchase, visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 954-519-5500. For updates on upcoming tour dates, visit http://ilovethe90stour.com.

Pat Anderson’s Plein Air Painters

Students/Instructor August art show

Herb Skolnick Civic Center

800 SW 36 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Go and see the show and find out more about this refreshing new art technique. Join them to learn to paint impressions in Pompano Beach parks. 

Instructor Pat Anderson is a professional artist, experienced in teaching watercolors on the celebrity cruise ship through the Panama Canal and under the Solar Canopy in the Keys, with 20 years owning the store “Islandwear & Gifts” and art gallery in Lighthouse Point. 

Paint with Pat, become a better artist or find art to be a new hobby. Classes use prototypes of the PATENTED LEAF BAR™ easel/social table, art supplies and instruction. See Observer ad on Pg. 9.  Call 954-786-4111 to register.

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Health & Financial Wellness Fair

Thursday, July 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

There will be free screenings for Glucose, Blood Pressure,Spinal Screenings and more! Experts on-site! Medical experts available to answer questions. Show Me The Money! Free 30 minute financial workshops, providing information on Balancing Stress Before and After Retirement, Cybercrime, Broward 211 free services, Strengthening your Relationship and ICMA RC presenting Managed Accounts. $25 gift card give-away at each financial seminar! Workshops will be held in a private room at the east end of the building during the fair. For more information and directions, call 954-786-4111.

Open Studio with a model

Friday, July 28, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bailey Contemporary Arts

41 NE 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Practice sketching and painting. Bring your own supplies. No instructor. This is a chance to explore your medium. Limited easels available on a first-come-first-served basis. Every Friday. The cost is $10. Must be 18 or older. For more information, call 954-284-0141.

Meet & Greet Code Compliance & BSO

Saturday, July 29, 9 to 10 a.m.

Ada Graham Johnson Park

155 SW 34 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

District 4 Commissioner Todd Drosky would like to invite residents out to meet local Code Compliance & Broward Sheriff’s Officers. Staff will be available for an informal question and answer session with representatives from the Code Compliance Division, the Broward Sheriff’s Office Community Affairs Team and Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteers.

Birdies & Blues 4-person Scramble

Saturday, July 29, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Crystal Lake Golf Club

3810 Crystal Lake Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

4-Person Scramble tournament with lunch and a live Blues Band featuring Hall of Fame of Blues talent! Contest and prizes for closest to the pin, long drive and 1st place. All this for just $30 per person! Also, $3 Goose Island IPA pints and $6 Woodford Reserves all day. Stop by in person or call the Proshop at 954-943-2902 to reserve your space.

Deerfield Beach Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, July 29, 4 to 11:55 p.m.

Wheels of Man

1252 SW 1 Way

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free entry for contestants. Free chili. Entry $3 per person or $5 per couple. Live music, 50/50 raffle. Winner of the contest will receive a cash prize, a plaque and their name on their trophy. The Wheels of Man Motorcycle Club has been riding since 1973. www.wheelsofmanmc.com

Randi & WildFire Light up the Night

Saturday, July 29, 8 to 11 p.m.

Galuppi’s

1103 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Nothing sounds sweeter than Randi and the WildFire band on their outdoor stage overlooking the greens! Call 954-785-0226 to reserve a “band box” (extra charge) or get there early for best seating (no charge) and just in time to place your dinner & drink orders.

Sundays at Butler House” Multi-Family Backyard “Garage” Sale

Sunday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach FL 33441

Free entrance with optional purchases; donations. There will be loads of absolutely unbelievable “stuff,” bargain hunter delights, antiques and collectables. You can be a vendor or a shopper. Food is available for purchase and will have free tours of the Butler House. Applications are available by contacting judithofdfb@gmail.com or elilly707@aol.com. For information regarding membership or special activities, call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfieldbeachhistoricalsociety.com/events.

Michaels Grand Opening

Sunday, July 30, noon

Michaels

3559 N. Federal Hwy

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Go and meet 101.5 Lite FM host Gayle Garton at Michaels Arts & Crafts grand opening.

Tuesday Night Beach Dances

Tuesday, Aug. 1, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Johnny Vincent will be playing for your entertainment. Wear your dancing shoes and bring your beach chair for a fun evening under the stars. Free. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Save the Date: Stress Reduction Techniques to Manage Anxiety!

Monday, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.

NE Focal Point Senior Center

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn techniques to improve your mental and physical well-being. Healthy Mind – Healthy Body! Licensed Mental Health Counselor Kelly Gallo welcomes seniors to join her on-going discussion groups. Join anytime. Individual counseling sessions are also available. Call 954-480-4449 for information or to schedule an appointment.

I Love the 90’s Tour

Saturday, Aug. 19, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheatre

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

After a massive 2016 with over 110 shows across North America, the I Love the ‘90s Tour will continue its momentum in 2017, making its way to the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre on Aug.19. The show promises fans an unbelievable live experience, with a lineup of the ‘90s most iconic acts, including Salt N Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Coolio and Young MC. Limited number of I Love the ‘90s Tour VIP packages are available, including exclusive Vanilla Ice and Salt N Pepa VIP meet & greet packages, for details please visit www.future-beat.com. Tickets: $25-$128, to purchase, visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 954-519-5500. For updates on upcoming tour dates, visit http://ilovethe90stour.com.

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7th Annual Levis JCC Run, Sweat & Beers 5k

Thursday, July 20, 7 to 9 p.m.

South County Regional Park/Sunset Pavilion

12551 Glades Rd.

Boca Raton, FL 33498

Running fun in the setting summer sun. Hundreds of running enthusiasts are welcome for the sunset run followed by a festive celebration. After competing in the race, runners and guests will enjoy complimentary wings, snacks and beer [21+ for beer]. First 700 to register will receive a free dri-fit shirt! $30 entrance fee. For more information, call 561-852-3257 or email laurenk@levisjcc.org, or visit www.levisjcc.org/5k.

Tree Giveaway

Saturday, July 22, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

City of Pompano Beach Nursery

1000 NE 3 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The City of Pompano Beach will give away two trees per residence on a first-come, first-served basis. To qualify for a free tree, you must live within the city limits and provide proof of residency. Each resident will be given a choice among many varieties, including Simpson stopper, Clusia Rosea, Live oak, Mahogany, Silver buttonwood, Purple Tabebuia, Dahoon holly, Queen palm, Thatch Palm and Triangle palm. Instruction sheets for planting will be handed out with the trees. For more information, call 954-786-4106.

Guided Butler House Tour

Saturday, July 22 & Saturday, July 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Find out more about this beautiful historic home; enjoy the shade of the Banyan tree. The Alice B Gift Shop will be open. Donations welcome.

Redlyte with Sound Movement live!

Sunday, July 23, 5 to 9 p.m.

Kahuna Bar & Grill

NE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Go and enjoy some live reggae tunes at this beach hotspot.

7th Annual NE Focal Point Family Night

Tuesday, July 25, 4 to 8 p.m.

Duffy’s

401 N. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Invite your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers to Duffy’s of Deerfield Beach for an evening out. Eat, drink and have fun. Ten percent of the evening’s proceeds will benefit NE Focal Point. Meet their staff. Learn about their services and programs. Find out about volunteer opportunities. Win a door prize. For information, call 954-480-4449.

Ladies Day Out Paddle Boarding Morning Session

Wednesday, July 26 at 10 a.m. to noon

Sullivan Park

1601 E. Hillsboro Blvd,

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join Lora and Toni for a Stand Up Paddleboarding adventure with other ladies! They will teach you the techniques and guide you around Deerfield Island Park in the Intracoastal. There will be a snack and water break on the beach behind the island during their 2-hour session. Only 20 spots Available. $25 Per person, which includes lesson & guided trip, paddleboard & paddle, life jacket, snack and water. Park at Sullivan Park (free parking, but you need to get a ticket from the meter), then meet up under the pavilion.

Chef vs. Chef Summer Brew Master Series

Wednesday, July 26, 7:30 to 10 p.m.

Tucker Duke’s Lunchbox

1101 S. Powerline Rd, Ste 102

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Two Chefs, one Brewery, each chef going dish vs. dish over a 4-course dinner paired with 26 degree brews! Call Tucker Duke’s to make a reservation at 954-708-2035.

Save The Date

Sundays at Butler House”

Multi-Family Backyard “Garage” Sale

Sunday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

There will be loads of absolutely unbelievable “stuff,” bargain hunter delights, antiques and collectables. You can be a vendor or a shopper. Food is available for purchase and they will have free tours of the Butler House. Want to set up a table? Applications are available. Email judithofdfb@gmail.com or elilly707@aol.com. For information regarding historical society membership or special activities, call 954-429-0378 or visit www. deerfield-history.org.

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