HAPPENINGS

Posted on 02 August 2017 by LeslieM

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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Posted on 26 July 2017 by LeslieM

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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Rotary After Hours

Thursday, July 13, 6 p.m.

Oceans 234

234 N. Ocean Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come by, get a drink and appetizer. Mingle and learn more about the Rotary club.

Music Under The Stars

Friday, July 14, 7 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Beach Great Lawn

Intersection of Atlantic Blvd & Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Join the City of Pompano Beach for an evening of music and entertainment under the stars. This will take place every second Friday of the month. The band for this month is the top 40 band On the Roxx. For more information, call 954-786-4111.

6th Annual Boca Burger Battle

Saturday, July 15, 6 to 10 p.m.

Sanborn Square Park

72 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

If you love juicy burgers or just love food in general, this is the place to be. Besides burgers, there is also craft beer and wine to try, as well as some vendors to peruse. Live entertainment by Voodoo Possum and Big City Dogs. Vote for your favorite and see who the judges pick. Portion of proceeds from the Boca Burger Battle benefit PROPEL, www.PropelY-ourFuture.org. Tickets: $50 per person/VIP: (Pre-Sale) $75 / (At event) $125 per person. VIP ticket holders receive unlimited food and drink tastings, and enjoy early bird entry at 6 p.m., instead of 7 p.m. General Admission guests enjoy entry at 7 p.m. and three drink tickets and unlimited food tastings. This is a 21 + event. No Pets PLEASE. Event is Rain or Shine! So, no refunds, Battle Fans. You can purchase tickets online or call 561-338-7594.

Food Distribution

Saturday, July 15, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

State Representative Patricia Hawkins-Williams is partnering with Farm Share for this free food distribution for Deerfield residents in need. Food available on a first come, first served basis. For more information, contact Nadlie Charles at 954-202-3201 or email Nadlie.Charles@myfloridahous.gov.

Pompano Beach Amp presents Firefall with Poco & Pure Prairie League

Saturday, July 15, 8 p.m.

Pompano Beach Amphitheatre

1801 NE 6 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Pompano Beach Amp is proud to present three classic bands on one incredible night. Tickets: $28-$73, to purchase visit www.Ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit www.theamppompano.org or call 954-519-5500.

Tree Giveaway

Saturday, July 15 & 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 954-786-5517.

Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach meets

Tuesday, July 18, 11:45 a.m.

The Deerfield Beach DoubleTree by Hilton

100 Fairway Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Find out more about the Zonta Club and listen to a talk by guest speaker Kathryn Bailey, from the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in Deerfield Beach, at this lunch meeting. The Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach is an organization of executive and professional women working together to advance the statuses of women locally and worldwide through service and advocacy. For more information and to R.S.V.P., contact Sandy Manning at bosanboc@bellsouth.net.

Dehydration and Sun Safety

Tuesday, July 18, Noon

NE Focal Point Senior Center

227 NW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Find out how to Beat the Heat at the NE Focal Point Senior Center! Presented by Deputy Periu, Broward Sheriff’s Office, District 10. For more information, call 954-480-4446.

DB Woman’s Club meets

Wednesday, July 19, 7 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: Mr. Ralph Krugler, historian from the Hillsboro Lighthouse organization. He will provide information about the history of the lighthouse, as well as the Barefoot Mailman, along with other interesting facts about the current lighthouse. For more information, call 954-421-4700.

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 for an evening out. Eat, drink and have fun. Ten percent of the evening’s proceeds will benefit NE Focal Point. Meet the staff. Learn about their services and programs. Find out about volunteer opportunities. Win a door prize. For information,

call 954-480-4449.

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Old Town Untapped

Friday, July 7, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bailey Contemporary Arts (BACA)

41 NE 1 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

This will be a night filled with free craft beer samples from Pompano’s own breweries, live music, food trucks, art and more. Located in the heart of Downtown Pompano Beach, this event will take place outside. It is held on the first Friday of every month. For more information, call 954-786-7824.

Superhero Splash Bash

Friday July 7, 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 be superhero photo opps, 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. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 954-357-5100 or visit www.Broward.org/Parks. Also on July 21 & Aug. 4

Historic Butler House Tours

Saturday, July 8, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Enjoy a free guided tour of the Historic Butler House. There will be free tours every Saturday through the month of July.For more information, visit www.deerfieldbeachhistorical-society.com or call 954-429-0378.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, July 8, 9 a.m. to noon

Central City Campus

401 SW 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Deerfield Beach residents, with a photo I.D. and/or utility bill as proof of residency, will be able to dispose of hazardous waste. For more information, visit www.deerfieldbeach.com/hhw.

Social Catalyst Jerry’s After Hours Art Show

Saturday, July 8, 6 to 8 p.m.

Jerry’s Artarama Deerfield Beach

242 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Jerry’s Artarama Deerfield Beach is having an After Hours Art Show & Party. “Social Catalyst” is a Community Group Art Exhibition! Free beer & wine. Music by Robert Brantley of Jolt Radio. Featuring Artwork by Brandy Lynn Magill, Tristina Dietz Elmes, Frances Tyler, Stephanie Leyden, Lauraly Atria, Kayla O’Keefe, Stacey Coon, Emmanuel Gonzales, Niko Yulis, Chy Walton, Bhavna Bhen, Sophia Vigne, Jean Marc, Cesca Veo, Spoke, Gigi Ritch, Florencia Clement de Grandprey, Galen Todd Traxler, Ben Hicks, Christopher Ian Macfarlane, Ivan Roque, Gregory Dirr, Lady Larva, Kelcie McQuaid, CHNK, Dominic Mattioli and John English. A select group of local artists will be Live Painting during the event. Jerry’s will be inviting special guests from arts & cultural organizations to offer insight on other community art exhibitions & opportunities happening throughout the year. For more information, email KelcieMcQuaid@gmail.com.

Save The Date:Music Under The Stars

Friday, July 14, 7 to 9 p.m.

Pompano Beach Great Lawn

Intersection of Atlantic Blvd & Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Join the City of Pompano Beach for an evening of music and entertainment under the stars. This will take place every second Friday of the month. The band for this month is the top 40 band On the Roxx. For more information, call 954-786-4111.

DB Woman’s Club meets

Wednesday, July 19, 7 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The speaker for the evening division of the Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach will be Mr. Ralph Krugler, Historian from the Hillsboro Lighthouse organization. He will provide us with information about the history of the lighthouse, as well as the barefoot mailman, along with other interesting facts about the current lighthouse. For more information, call 954- 421-4700.

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Father Daughter Brunch

Saturday, July 1, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Hillsboro Community Center

50 Hillsboro Technology Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Spend an afternoon enjoying food, fun with your daughter. All ages are welcome. Tickets may be purchased now at the Oveta Mckeithen Recreational Complex, 445 SW 2 St. $10 for adults, $5 for ages 12 and under. For more information, contact staff at 954-480-4481.

Deerfield Beach 4th of July Celebration

Tuesday, July 4, noon to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come out and enjoy food, arts and crafts, the JM Family Kids’ Zone and free entertainment with one of South Florida’s largest fireworks show beginning at 9:05 p.m. For more information, see Pg. 1.

Tour Historic Pompano

Saturday, July 8, 9 a.m.

Founders’ Park

217 NE 4 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Find out more about the City of Pompano Beach. Boarding will begin at 10 a.m. and, for the early birds, a tour of the famous Kester Cottages takes place at 9 a.m. Tickets are limited and will be $15 per person. For more information, call Pat at 954-782-3015.

Social Catalyst Jerry’s After Hours Art Show

Saturday, July 8, 6 to 8 p.m.

Jerry’s Artarama Deerfield Beach

242 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Social Catalyst” is a Community Group Art Exhibition! Free beer & wine [over 21]. Music by Robert Brantley of Jolt Radio. Featuring Artwork by Brandy Lynn Magill, Tristina Dietz Elmes, Frances Tyler, Stephanie Leyden, Lauraly Atria, Kayla O’Keefe, Stacey Coon, Emmanuel Gonzales, Niko Yulis, Chy Walton, Bhavna Bhen, Sophia Vigne, Jean Marc, Cesca Veo, Spoke, Gigi Ritch, Florencia Clement de Grandprey, Galen Todd Traxler, Ben Hicks, Christopher Ian Macfarlane, Ivan Roque, Gregory Dirr, Lady Larva, Kelcie McQuaid, CHNK, Dominic Mattioli and John English. A select group of local artists will be Live Painting during the event. Jerry’s will be inviting special guests from arts & cultural organizations to offer insight on other community art exhibitions & opportunities happening throughout the year. For more information, e-mail KelcieMcQuaid@gmail.com.

South Florida Pop Up Mall

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

Embassy Suites by Hilton Deerfield Beach Resort & Spa

950 SE 20 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Many different vendors will be at this event, including a lot of local hand-crafted vendors. Come hangout and have some fun. It’s indoors so you can escape the Florida heat.

Tree giveaway — Pompano Beach

Saturday, July 15, 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 954-786-5517. Event will also happen on Saturday, July 22.

Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach meets

Tuesday, July 18, 11:45 a.m.

Deerfield Beach DoubleTree by Hilton

100 Fairway Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come find out more about the Zonta Club, an organization of executives and professionals who work together to advance the status of women locally and worldwide. They do this through service and advocacy. The speaker will be Kathryn Bailey, from the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in Deerfield Beach. For more information, contact Sandy Manning at bosanboc@bellsouth.net.

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Hot Summer Solstice White Party

Friday, June 23, 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

City Pub

956 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Don’t miss this sensational event! Dance to the amazing music of “It Takes Two” band. There will be a prize for the hottest male & female white attire. There will be high energy people, music & fun! Also come in for dinner and enjoy a rib dinner for only $9.99 before 8 p.m. Full menu all night. Enjoy a slice of white cake as well. There is a $5 entertainment fee. For more information and to R.S.V.P., call 954-427-8213 or visit www.deerfieldcitypub.com.

SamBones Rocking Summer Show

Friday, June 23, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

American Rock Bar and Grill

1600 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Only $5 at the door, 2 for 1 drinks all night. Load in starts at 6:30 p.m. There will be some parking behind the bar. Static Momentum will play 8 to 8:45 p.m., Vinyl Answer will play 9 to 9:45 p.m. and Castafella will play 10 to 10:45 p.m.

High Tea Hat Parade

Saturday, June 24, 2 to 5 p.m.

Hillsboro Community Center

50 Hillsboro Technology Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church invites you to a High Tea Hat Parade to celebrate St. Mary’s 100th Anniversary. The church was started by the Bahamians who came here, according to former State Representative Gwyndolen Clarke-Reed. $20 donation. Contact 954-480-9340 for more information.

The Gold Coast Amateur Radio Association

Amateur Radio Field Day

Saturday, June 24 through Sunday, June 25

During daylight hours

Quiet Waters Park

Bald Eagle Pavilion

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Members of the Gold Coast Amateur Radio Association will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in public locations during Field Day to showcase the science and skill of Amateur Radio. The event is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend. Anyone may become a licensed Amateur Radio operator. There are over 725,000 licensed hams in the United States, as young as 5 and as old as 100. And with clubs such as the Gold Coast Amateur Radio Association, it’s easy for anybody to get involved right here in Broward County. For more information about Field Day, call Michael Wolf at 954-993-1256 or email k2hxc@comcast.net

Free Dive Fridays all Summer Long!

Friday, June 30, 7 to 9 p.m.

Papa’s Raw Bar

4610 N. Federal Hwy.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

June is National Scuba Month! Free Dive IPA will be $5 on tap every Friday all summer long! Bring your scuba license for an additional $1 off and wear your mask between 7 & 9 p.m. for a FREE Pint of Freedive! Tell a friend & Celebrate with Coppertail Brewing Co. & Papa’s Raw Bar!

Percy White Library Events

837 E. Hillsboro Blvd. (in the Meeting Room)

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Summer Break Spot Program

Thursday, June 22, 1 to 2 p.m.

Lunch Program for children under the age of 18. This will

also be held on the 26, 27 and 28 of June from 1 to 2 p.m.

Building a Better Future with The Dennis Project. Engineering Innovators! – Light it Up! (Teen)

Thursday, June 22, 2 to 3 p.m.

Ever wonder what makes a radio come alive? Learn how electricity flows in their everyday electronic world with a variety of circuit projects using Snap-Circuit kits. Then create circuits that will play music on electronic devices. (Limit 30 -Teens – Pre-Registration is made at Reference Service Desk).

BCL Fun Day

Saturday, June 24, 11 a.m. to noon

Create a new craft or do a new activity each day. For ages 7-13! Snap Circuit Laboratory.

Classical Music Appreciation Afternoon with Mozart

Saturday, June 24, 2 to 3 p.m.

This is a new program hosted by Walter Ladden. This program features a sample of Mozart’s music as well as anecdotes about the composer and performers.

Mother Goose Time – Color Fun Storytime and Craft

Monday, June 26, 10 to 10:45 a.m.

Mother Goose Time – Children up to 36 months and their caregivers.

• “Every Hero has a Song” with Matthew Sabatella

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

As the United States of America begins to celebrate its 241st birthday, Matthew Sabatella returns to Deerfield Beach Percy White Library with this new program.

Magnificent, Mysterious Buildings around the World with Safari Sue

Wednesday, June 28, 11 a.m. to Noon

Safari Sue the Adventurer will share her storytelling magic show about mysterious buildings around the world, from Egypt to the Andes! For more information, contact Panna Mody at PMody@Broward.org or call 954-357-7699.

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Deerfield Fishing Pier Night Dive

Friday, June 16, 7 to 10 p.m.

Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier

200 NE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33073

Hosted by Dixie Divers. Pull up and drop off your gear at the pier and find parking along S. Ocean Way or the parking lot across from the fire station. You will need to pay for parking (cash and credit/debit cards accepted). There will be a support team to help with gear and to check divers in and out of the water. No charge for the dive, but divers must provide their own gear including lights and tank beacons. The City of Deerfield has arranged to close the pier so divers may enjoy it safely. For more information, call 954-420-0009.

The Writer, The Actor & The Director”

Friday, June 16, 7:30 p.m.

Ali Cultural Arts

353 MLK Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Pompano Beach CRA, The Historic Ali Cultural Arts Center and Ashanti Cultural Arts are proud to present “The Writer, The Actor & The Director – The Big Screen Panel Discussion” featuring Jaden Piner from the Academy Award-winning film Moonlight; Jacqueline McKinley-Lee, a television writer of eight different sitcoms and two dramas; and Jeffrey Battie, rising director. The panel discussion will be moderated by nationally ranked poet Eccentrich Richardson. Tickets are $10 for general admission, with Meet-n-Greet Reception at 7 p.m., $20. For more information, visit www.aliarts.org or call 954-786-7876.

Juneteenth Festival

Saturday, June 17, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Northwest Library

1580 NW 3 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

This all age event includes face painting, a toddler train, BBQ food, a historical antique display, historic quilts, a Civil War reenactment display provided by the Key West Society, live music, poetry readings and more! Children under the age of 18 will be treated to free pizza. There will also be a “Harlem Renaissance” presentation and a performance by violinist Biana Pinchuck.

Mizner Park Downtown Drive Car Show

Sunday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mizner Park

327 Plaza Real.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Celebrate Father’s Day at Mizner Park with a showcase of antique, classic and European sport & exotic cars. Also, free Father’s Day Concert starting at 7 p.m. at the Mizner Park Amphitheater. There is free admission and garage parking.

Tuesday Night Beach Dance

Tuesday, June 20, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Performer: Johnny Vincent. 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: Hot Summer Solstice White Party

Friday, June 23, 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

City Pub

956 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, Florida 33441

Don’t miss this sensational event! Dance to the amazing music of the It Takes Two band. There will be a prize for the hottest male & female white attire. There will be high energy people, music & fun! Also come in for dinner.Enjoy a rib dinner for only $9.99 before 8 p.m. Full menu all night. Enjoy a slice of white cake as well. There is a $5 entertainment fee. For more information and to R.S.V.P., call 954-427-8213 or visit www.deerfieldcitypub.com.

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Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood Meeting

Thursday, June 8, 11:30 a.m.

Temple Beth Israel

201 S. Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel will host the last meeting of the season. Lunch will be served and you pay at the door. Cantor Irvin Bell will present a musical program. For more information, call Minerva at 954-427-9902 or Gerda at 954-427-5743.

Summer Lovin’ Full Moon Beach Yoga Series

Thursday, June 8, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

North of Deerfield Pier

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The 1st of three full moon beach yoga classes of the series. Together we will set our intention, raise our vibration, build community & spread love to all! All levels and ages welcome; no prior yoga experience is necessary! Bring a large blanket or towel, water & good vibes. Additional dates for the series:Sunday, Aug. 6, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, July 9, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. (Flow & Glow) $10 per class/ 3 classes for $25 (must pay in advance online or at the 1st class). For more information, message Sand Angel Yoga at www.facebook.com/sandangelyoga/.

Special Olympics Trading Card Day

Friday, June 9, 3 to 6 p.m.

TD Bank

1011 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

TD Bank will host its annual Special Olympics Trading Card Day in Broward County, Florida. Come out and meet Special Olympic athletes participating in this year’s games.

Full Moon Stand Up Paddle Tour

Friday, June 9, 7 to 10 p.m.

Island Water Sports

1985 NE 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Easy and casual Full Moon Paddle in Deerfield Beach’s Waterways. Enjoy making new friends and cruise through multi-million dollar neighborhoods, and see why South Florida is called the “Venice of America.” Full Moon Paddles fill up quickly, so register in advance. Tickets are available at www.islandcamps.com. For more information and questions about the weather for your trip, call 954-427-4929. Glow in the dark necklaces/navigation lights are provided. The duration is 1.5 hours. Difficulty level is easy paddle/endurance moderate. The distance is 3.5 miles, and SUP boards, instruction and tour guide is included. $30.00 if renting a board/ $10 if bringing your own.

Wing Warrior Cook-Off and Music Festival

Saturday, June 10, Noon to 6 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 3344

Free event to come out, taste, judge and vote for the People’s Choice Wing Champion! Enjoy tasty wings, music, cold beverages (available for purchase), crafts and vendors booths. Kids’ Zone includes water slides, bounce houses and more. For more information, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/1494/Wing-Warrior-Cook-Off or call 954-480-4429.

The Writer, The Actor & The Director”

Friday, June 16, 7:30 p.m.

Ali Cultural Arts

353 MLK Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

The Pompano Beach CRA, The Historic Ali Cultural Arts Center and Ashanti Cultural Arts are proud to present “The Writer, The Actor & The Director – The Big Screen Panel Discussion” featuring Jaden Piner from the Academy Award-winning film Moonlight; Jacqueline McKinley-Lee, a television writer of eight different sitcoms and two dramas, and Jeffrey Battie, rising director. Discussion moderated by nationally ranked poet Eccentrich Richardson. $10; with Meet-n-Greet Reception (at 7 p.m), $20. For more information, visit www.aliarts.org or call 954-786-7876.

Save The Date:Mizner Park Downtown Drive Car Show

Sunday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mizner Park

327 Plaza Real.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Celebrate Father’s Day at Mizner Park with a showcase of antique, classic, and European sport & exotic cars. Also free Father’s Day Concert starting at 7 p.m. at the Mizner Park Amphitheater. Free admission and garage parking.

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Textile Transformations

Thursday, June 1, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

The Boca Museum Art School

801 W. Palmetto Park Rd.

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Five-week evening class. For more information, call 561-392-2503.

Spring Gala 2017

Presented by Florida Classical Ballet Company

Saturday, June 3 to Sunday, June 4, 5 p.m. & 8 p.m.

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 SW 1 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Enjoy masterworks of classical ballet performed by renowned artists under the direction of the famous ballet mistress and choreographer Magaly Suarez. Excerpts from four of the world’s most beloved ballets, including:

Bayadera Suite – Choreography by Marius Petipa – Music by Ludwig Minkus

Majisimo – Choreography by Jorge Garcia – Music by Jules Massenet

Don Quixote Grand Pas de deux – Choreography by Marius Petipa

Swan Lake – Choreography by Marius Petipa – Music by Tchaikovsky

Tickets are $45. For tickets, visit www.ccpompano.org or call 954-839-9578.

Deerfield Beach Class of 2017 Graduation

Sunday, June 4, 9 a.m.

Nova Southeastern University, Don Taft University Center

3301 College Ave.

Davie, FL 33314

To participate in the celebration you MUST already have a ticket. Parking fee of $7 per vehicle. Strollers not allowed inside the arena. No balloons, no seat saving and disabled seating is limited. Doors open one hour prior to the ceremony.

Cool Threads: Printmaking on Fabric

Tuesday, June 6 to Friday June 9, 1 to 4 p.m.

Boca Museum Art School

801 W. Palmetto Park Rd.

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Teen workshop. Learn how to design and print on fabric using tie-dye, stamping and stenciling. Discover how to carve original stamps and stencils to print on fabric. Combine a variety of techniques to create your own personalized fabric wall hanging, tote bag or other fabric items. For more information, call 561-392-2503.

Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood meeting

Thursday, June 8, 11:30 a.m.

Temple Beth Israel

201 S. Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Last meeting of the season. Lunch will be served. Pay at the door. Cantor Irvin Bell will present a musical program. For more information, call Minerva at 954-427-9902 or Gerda at 954-427-5743.

Save the Date: Wing Warrior Cook-Off and Music Festival

Saturday, June 10, Noon to 6 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 3344

Free event to come out, taste, judge and vote for the People’s Choice Wing Champion! Enjoy tasty wings, music, cold beverages (available for purchase), crafts and vendors booths. Kids’ Zone includes water slides, bounce houses and more. For more information, visit www.deerfield-beach.com/1494/Wing-Warrior-Cook-Off or call 954-480-4429.

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