HAPPENINGS

Posted on 12 April 2018 by LeslieM

Friends of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum

Thursday, April 12, 7 p.m.

Arboretum at Constitution Park

66-124 Deer Creek Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Guest speaker will be Noel Ramos. Mr. Ramos is an outstanding authority on mangos. He will tell you everything from selecting the tree, keeping it insect and disease free, to picking the fruit. If you’re a mango enthusiast, this is the meeting you’ve been waiting for. Plant giveaway. Light refreshments served. Meetings are free and open to the public. If you haven’t paid your 2018 dues, you can at the meeting. Monthly meeting every Thursday evening.

Farm Heritage Day

Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sample McDougald House

450 NE 10 St.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Great event for the whole family. Kids can try their hand at painting a pineapple or meet some new furry friends at the petting zoo. Adults can watch Pat Anderson create a painting plein air or learn about gardening from Lee Waldo, as well as see the historic home. There also will be fun tractor hay rides, quilts on display, arts & crafts to do, as well as food and beverages to enjoy. It is always a wonderful day!

Community Yard Sale

Saturday, April 14, 8 a.m.

Palms Angels

425 NW 1 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Please pre-order table. Inside $20, outside $10. For more information, call Linda Bates at 754-234-2522.

Tropical Post Card Club

Saturday, April 14, Noon to 3 p.m.

Old School House

323 NE 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Will be held the second Saturday of each month. For more information, call Amie Kay Tanner at 954-254-8937.

Concert in the Park

Saturday, April 14 6 to 10 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park

3500 NE 27 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Party in paradise with Jimmy Stowe and the Stowaways, a Jimmy Buffet tribute band, and food trucks.

Fundraiser for Fire Victim

Sunday, April 15, noon to 4 p.m.

Legends Tavern and Grille

1391 S. Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Help raise money for Barbara Cisco, who was critically injured trying to save her cats in a house fire in Deerfield on March 25. Her house was destroyed and most of her possessions. There will be a Cornhole Tournament, raffle and more. All proceeds will go directly to Barbara Cisco.

A Concert for Hope

Sunday, April 15, 2 to 6 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

An afternoon of music to celebrate Cancer survivors and remember those we have lost. Special guests Steve Minotti and Friends, featuring JD Danner. There will be a $10 donation to The American Cancer Society, $5 for students. For more information, call T.J. Eagan at 954-592-3150.

Tip-A-Cop

Tuesday, April 17, 6 p.m.

Bonefish Macs

2002 Sample Rd.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Volunteer Lighthouse Point Law Enforcement personnel and Special Olympics athletes serve as “celebrity waiters” and collect donations for Special Olympics. For more information, call 954-262-2150.

History at High Noon: “Florida Made”

Wednesday, April 18, Noon to 1 p.m.

Commission Chambers of Deerfield Beach City Hall

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

It’s another exciting storytelling adventure… Authors George LeMieux and Laura Mize will tell the stories of the 25 most important figures that shaped our state. History at High Noon is held the 3rd Wednesday of each month at noon. Light refreshments served; free entrance, donations accepted. For more information, go to the Historical Society’s website, www.deerfield-history.org or call 954-429-0378.

In Jacob’s Shoes Dinner & Auction

Thursday April 19, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Boca West Country Club

20583 Boca W. Dr.

Boca Raton, FL 33434

Cocktails, dinner, entertainment, live & silent auctions, raffles. Complimentary valet sponsored by Lesser Lesser Landy & Smith. Special Performance by The Motowners. $125 Per Person. To purchase, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/in-jacobs-shoes-8th-annual-dinner-auction-every-sole-counts-tickets-41077121777. For more information, call 954-905-2505 or e-mail info@injacobsshoes.org.

Save The Date: Cuisine of the Region

Wednesday, April 25, 5:30 to 9 p.m.

Hillsboro Club

901 Hillsboro Mile

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

Sample food from local restaurants and plenty of wine. Proceeds benefit N.E. Focal Point CASA, Inc. supporting programs and services offered at the Center for Active Aging. Sponsorships available – Auction Items accepted – Tickets are on Sale! Please call 954-480-4460 or e-mail rwilliams@deerfield-beach.com for further information or to purchase tickets.

Relay For Life

April 28-29, 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

There will be an Opening Ceremony, Survivor/Caregiver Walk, Luminaria Ceremony, Closing Ceremony. Join them to lead the fight for a world free from cancer and cheer on survivors and people that suffer from this disease. For more information, contact Alex Klomparens at alexandra.klomparens@cancer.org or 616-364-6121.

EARTH MONDAY

Green, Grow, Bloom

Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Friends of the Arboretum will be hosting a native plant sale, as well as arboretum tours and educational opportunities.

DFBee Apiary Grand Opening

Saturday, April 21, 9 to 11 a.m.

401 SW 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

In partnership with The Urban Beekeeper, the City of Deerfield Beach is proud to announce the opening of its first honeybee apiary. The grand opening will include presentations from their sponsors and a variety of activities.

Tree Giveaway

Saturday, April 28, 9 to 11 a.m.

Central City Campus

401 SW 4 St A.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The city’s annual tree giveaway is open to Deerfield Beach residents only.

For additional information, visit www.DFB.city/earthmonth or call 954-480-1420.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 04 April 2018 by LeslieM

Surfers for Autism

Friday, April 6, 5 p.m. to Saturday, April 7, 10 p.m.

Municipal Beach

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Friday and Saturday night will have live music, a beverage garden and Food Trucks! Saturday during the day will be the surfing. To register, visit www.surfersforautism.org. For more information or questions, email surfersforautism@live.com.

Boca Bacchanal

Friday & Saturday, April 6 & 7

Friday will be the Vintner Dinners starting at 7 p.m. with a five-course meal (at private residences). Each dinner will feature a unique Saks Fifth Avenue silent auction item and more. Tickets: $325 per person. Saturday will be the Bacchanalia from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Mizner Park Amphitheater. Enjoy a wine and food event combining incredible food from over 30 local restaurants with world-class vintners showcasing their wineries’ best — all for attendees to sample. Guests will also enjoy a high-tech auction of wine and lifestyle lots. Casual cocktail attire. Tickets: $100 per person. Proceeds benefit Boca Raton Historical Society. For more information, visit www.bocabacchanal.com.

Movies on the Lawn — Despicable Me 3

Friday, April 6, 8 p.m.

Great Lawn

20-98 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

(Intersection of Atlantic Boulevard and Pompano Beach Boulevard). Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics and enjoy a featured presentation under the stars on the first Friday of every month at the Great Lawn. This is a free, family friendly event. For more information, call 954-786-4111 or visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Boy Scout Rummage Sale

Saturday, April 7, 9 a.m. to noon.

Zion Lutheran

959 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Troop 119 Boy Scouts South Florida Council parents are hosting a Rummage/ Car Wash/ Bake Sale. Various household items and clothing for sale. Come out and help support the troop.

Special Spring Car Show

Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Trophies for top 10 cars and dash plaques for first 50 cars. Vendors welcome, $1 carousel rides and music will be played. For more information, call Jean at 561-704-0669.

Pat Anderson Plein Air Painting

Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Hillsboro Lighthouse

907 Hillsboro Mile

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

Paint with watercolors on the grounds. Paint boats, clouds, ocean, sea grape, palms, lighthouse, cottages and the Barefoot Mailman. Second class is on Monday, April 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Inlet Park Pavilion, SE bridge entrance. For more information, call 954-786-4111.

Worth The Drive:

Tortuga Music Festival

Friday, April 6 to Sunday, April 8, 1:30 to 8:30 p.m.

1100 Seabreeze Blvd.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

Held on the white sands of Ft. Lauderdale Beach Park in a beautiful Oceanside setting, Tortuga Music Festival is a three-day, multi-stage music festival featuring some of the biggest names in country, rock and roots music. To purchase passes, visit www.tortugamusicfestival.com/passes. For more information, email info@tortugamusicfestival.com.

Save the Date: Boots & Bourbon Fest

Saturday, April 14, noon to 9 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The City of Deerfield Beach is excited to host the Boots & Bourbon Festival. Come and spend a day at the park with the family while listening to a variety of country music entertainers. Also Classic Car Show Exhibition, an assortment of local foods and beverages, as well as arts & craft vendors. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Cuisine of the Region

Wednesday, April 25, 5:30 to 9 p.m.

Hillsboro Club

901 Hillsboro Mile

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

Enjoy food and wine from local restaurants. Proceeds benefit the Center for Active Aging. Sponsorships available, auction Items accepted. Call 954-480-4460 or e-mail rwilliams@deerfield-beach.com for further information or to purchase tickets.

Relay For Life

Saturday, April 28, 6 p.m. to Sunday, April 29, 6 a.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Opening Ceremony, Survivor/Caregiver Walk, Luminaria Ceremony, Closing Ceremony. Join them to lead the fight for a world free from Cancer and cheer on survivors and people that suffer from this disease. For more information, contact Alex Klomparens at alexandra.klomparens@cancer.org or 616-364-6121.

EARTH MONTH HAPPENINGS

Join the City of Deerfield Beach for a series of Earth and Arbor Day events to celebrate the planet in all corners of the community.

Beach Cleanup

Sunday, April 8, 9 a.m. to noon

Chickee Hut near Main Beach Parking lot

71 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Volunteers are invited to join the city in a beach cleanup. Parking passes available to the first 50 volunteers for the duration of the event.

Green, Grow, Bloom

Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

The Friends of the Arboretum will be hosting a native plant sale. The sale will be accompanied by arboretum tours and educational opportunities. (See, pg. 13 for more info.)

DFBee Apiary Grand Opening

Saturday, April 21, 9 to 11 a.m.

401 SW 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

In partnership with The Urban Beekeeper, the City of Deerfield Beach is proud to announce the opening of its first honeybee apiary. Will include presentations from sponsors and a variety of activities.

Tree Giveaway

Saturday, April 28, 9 to 11 a.m.

Central City Campus

401 SW 4 St A.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The city’s annual tree giveaway. Open to Deerfield Beach residents only.

For additional information, visit www.DFB.city/earthmonth or call 954-480-1420.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 29 March 2018 by LeslieM

Women’s History Hall of Fame Inductee Brunch

Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m.

Johnny Tigner Community Center,

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come out for a breakfast brunch buffet and entertainment as the city honors the most deserving individuals! They are proud to announce their special guest & keynote speaker, Dr. Rosalind Osgood. Tickets may be purchased at the Johnny Tigner, Sr. Community Center at Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex for $10. For more information, call 954-480-4481 or 954-480-4429 or visit www.dfb.city/WHHOF.

Save the Date: Boca Bacchanal

Friday April 6 & Saturday, April 7

Friday will be the Vintner Dinners (at private residences) starting at 7 p.m. with a 5-course meal. Each dinner will feature a unique Saks Fifth Avenue silent auction item and more. Tickets: $325 per person. Saturday will be the Bacchanalia from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Mizner Park Amphitheater. Enjoy a wine and food event combining incredible food from over 30 local restaurants with world-class vintners showcasing their wineries’ best — all for attendees to sample. Guests will also enjoy a high-tech auction of wine and lifestyle lots. Casual cocktail attire. Tickets: $100 per person. For more information, visit www.bocabacchanal.com.

Movies on the Lawn — Despicable Me 3

Friday, April 6, 8 p.m.

Great Lawn

20-98 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Intersection of Atlantic Blvd. & Pompano Beach Blvd.

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics and come enjoy a featured presentation under the stars on the first Friday of every month at the Great Lawn. This is a free, family-friendly event. For more information, call 954-786-4111 or visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov.

Special Spring Car Show

Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Trophies for top 10 cars and dash plaques for first 50 cars. Vendors welcome, $1 carousel rides and music will be played. For more information, call Jean at 561-704-0669.

Pat Anderson Plein Air Painting

Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Hillsboro Lighthouse

907 Hillsboro Mile

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

Watercolors on the lighthouse grounds. Paint boats, clouds, ocean, sea grape, palms, lighthouse, cottages and the barefoot mailman. (Second class is on Monday, April 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Inlet Park Pavilion, SE bridge entrance). For more information, call 954-786-4111.

Worth the Drive: Tortuga Music Festival

April 6, 7 & 8, 1:30 p.m.

1100 Seabreeze Blvd.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

Held on the white sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park in a beautiful Oceanside setting, Tortuga Music Festival is a 3-day, multi-stage music festival featuring some of the biggest names in country, rock and roots music. To purchase passes, visit www.tortugamusicfestival.com/passes. For more information, email info@tortugamusicfestival.com.

 

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EASTER HAPPENINGS

Posted on 29 March 2018 by LeslieM

City Easter Egg Hunts

Deerfield Beach

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

Thursday, March 29, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Pre-event starts at 6:30 p.m. Ages 7 – 12 at 8 p.m. Ages 13 – 17 at 8:15 p.m. Ages 18 & up at 8:30 p.m. Wristband required. Deerfield Residents: Free; non-residents: $2.

Easter Egg-Stravaganza

Friday, March 30, 6 to 8 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Easter Egg Run & Parade

Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m.

Deerfield Beach Athletic Complex

501 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

For more information, call 954-480-4494.

Lighthouse Point

Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 1, 1 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park

3500 NE 27 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

For ages 10 and under.

Photos with the Easter Bunny

Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join in on the fun with themed arts and crafts, complimentary face painting and a DJ dance party. Don’t forget your camera so you can snap a free photo with the Easter Bunny! Admission to the Family Fun Day event is free. Carousel will be open during the event and rides will cost $1 per person. For more information, call 954-943-4683.

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Posted on 22 March 2018 by LeslieM

Pizza Fundraiser for Stoneman Douglas

Thursday, March 22, noon

Horizon Club in the Breezeway

1208 S. Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Fratelli’s Pizza, drinks and ice cream! For Stoneman Douglas Victims’ Fund. All you can eat. Must pay cash. Proceeds go to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of this tragedy. To make reservations, call Lynne at 954-481-2304.

LHP Library Semi-Annual Book Sale

March 22 through March 24

Dixon Ahl Hall

2220 NE 38 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

(Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to noon and1 to 4 p.m). Gently used books, DVDs, music CDs, records and audiobooks available for purchase. Prices range from 50 cents for paperback books to $2 for hardcover books. Coffee table and collector books are specially priced. DVDs and CDs are $1 to $9. On Saturday, March 24, they will be closed from noon to 1 p.m. to prepare for the Bag Sale, where, from 1 to 4 p.m., $1 will get you as many books as you can fit in a plastic bag (provided). No book donations are currently being accepted. All proceeds benefit the library.

March for Our Lives

Saturday, March 24, 10:30 a.m.

Boca Raton City Hall

201 W. Palmetto Park Rd.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

WeUnite.US Inc, a Florida nonprofit organization, will help to host this local march in conjunction with more than 800 marches taking place around the globe to stand up against gun violence. March with them from Boca Raton City Hall to Mizner Park Amphitheater. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the event. To register, visit act.everytown.org/event/march-our-lives-events_attend/9615.

Renaissance Festival

March 24 & 25, 10 a.m. to sunset

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Last weekend! Travel back in time to the 16th Century at the 26th Annual Florida Renaissance Festival. Over 100 Artisans selling their wares. Over 100 performers to entertain. Kids’ Kingdom, entertainment, food and drink fit for a king! Fun family event for all ages. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.ren-fest.com.

8th Annual DBICA picnic

Sunday, March 25, noon to 3 p.m.

19th Avenue Park (SE 19 Avenue & 4 Street)

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come out and meet your neighbors! Bring your favorite salad or side dish to share. Burgers, hot dogs, soda and water provided. Don’t forget to bring your folding chairs and picnic blankets. Park is just four blocks south of Hillsboro Boulevard, one block west of A1A

Meet Up & Clean Up

Sunday, March 25, 11 a.m

International Fishing Pier

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Monthly event to get people together and remove litter on the beach. They will have water and possibly other refreshments, gloves and bags. After cleaning up, the group can hang out together at local venues. DBI shirts given to volunteers. For more information, see the DBI-Deerfield Beach Island Facebook page.

Save the Date: Photos with Easter Bunny

Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Arts & crafts, activities, music & more. For more information, call 954-943-4683.

Highwaymen Events

Thursday, March 22 to Sunday, March 25

Includes historical talk, opening night dinner & reception, art show & sale. For more information, visit www.samplemcdougald.org/events-exhibits-3.

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EASTER HAPPENINGS

Posted on 22 March 2018 by LeslieM

Deerfield Beach

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

Thursday, March 29, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Pre-event starts at 6:30 p.m. Ages 7 – 12 at 8 p.m. Ages 13 – 17 at 8:15 p.m. Ages 18 & up at 8:30 p.m. Wristband required. Deerfield Residents: Free; non-residents: $2.

Easter Egg-Stravaganza

Friday, March 30, 6 to 8 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Easter Egg Run & Parade

Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m.

Deerfield Beach Athletic Complex

501 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

For more information, call 954-480-4494.

Lighthouse Point

Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 1, 1 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park

3500 NE 27 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

For ages 10 and under.

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St. Patrick’s Day HAPPENINGS

Posted on 15 March 2018 by LeslieM

Tipperary Pub St. Patty’s Day

Sunday, March 11, through Saturday, March 17

Tipperary Pub

1540 SE 3 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Join Tipperary Pub to celebrate St. Patty’s Day while feasting down on some traditional Irish grub. For more information, look on the bottom of this page for their ad or call 954-326-0800.

St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Friday, March 16, 5 to 10 p.m.

Old School Square Park

51 N. Swinton Ave.

Delray Beach, FL 33444

St. Patrick’s Day Fest

Saturday, March 17

Olympia Flame Diner

80 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Enjoy corned beef & cabbage dinner and more. (See ad pg. 10). Info: 954-480-8402

St. Pat’s on Intracoastal

Saturday, March 17

2 Georges at The Cove

1754 SE 3 Court

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on the Intracoastal! All day specials: Corned Beef & Cabbage and drink specials: Guiness $5, Jameson Shots $5, Green Tea Shots $4, Nuttly Irishman $5. Located on Hillsboro Blvd. & Intracoastal Waterways. For more information, call 954-421-9272.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Saturday, March 17, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Atlantic Avenue

Delray Beach, FL 33483

Fun Run will start at 11 a.m. Parade kicks off at noon.

St. Patrick’s Day Block Party

Saturday, March 17, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

The Dubliner

435 Plaza Real

Boca Raton, FL 33432

Traditional Irish Buffet. Live Music by U2 Tribute Band Someday Radio. Palm Beach Pipes & Drums Marching Troop, Adam David Duo – 11 a.m. Walk Rooney – Noon, Irish Cloggers & Bagpipers – 2 p.m. Spider Cherry – 3 p.m. For more information, call 561-620-2540.

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Posted on 15 March 2018 by LeslieM

Pompano Pier Food Truck Round Up

Friday, March 16, 6 to 10 p.m.

Pompano Beach Fishing Pier

222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Join the city for an evening of Food Trucks, music and fun! Bring blankets and folding chairs since seating is limited! Full bar. For more information, call 954-786-7824.

Family Fun Day

Sunday, March 18, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sullivan Park Splash Pad

1633 Riverview Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Enjoy food, fun and friends! Kids can enjoy splashing on the splash pad, getting their faces painted, doing crafts and playing games. Hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Deerfield Beach, who is dedicating the day to former publisher for The Observer David Eller for his service to our community and the commitment he made to their club. Mr. Eller passed away on Nov. 18, 2017. For more information, call 954-980-1833.

Pizza Fundraiser

Thursday, March 22, noon

Five Star Horizon Club in the Breezeway

1208 S. Military Trail

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Fratelli’s Pizza, drinks and ice cream! For Stoneman Douglas Victims’ Fund. All you can eat. Must pay cash. All proceeds go to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of this tragedy. To make reservations, call Lynne at 954-481-2304.

LHP Library Semi-Annual Book Sale

Thursday, March 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday, March 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday, March 24 , 9 a.m. to noon & 1 to 4 p.m.

Dixon Ahl Hall

2220 NE 38 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Gently used books, DVDs, music CDs, records and audiobooks available for purchase. Prices range from 50 cents for paperback to $2 for hardcover. Coffee table and collector books are specially priced. DVDs and CDs are $1 to $9. On Saturday, March 24, they will be closed from noon to 1 p.m. to prepare for the Bag Sale, where from 1 to 4 p.m., $1 will get you as many books as you can fit in a plastic bag (they provide). No book donations are currently being accepted. All proceeds benefit the library.

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Posted on 08 March 2018 by LeslieM

Brigadoon

Thursday, March 8 through Sunday, April 8

The Wick Theatre

7901 N. Federal Hwy.

Boca Raton, FL 33487

The Wick Theatre is delighted to present the captivating Lerner and Lowe classic, Brigadoon. The romantic fantasy about a town that appears once every hundred years debuted on Broadway in 1947 and was immortalized on film in 1954 by Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse. With big production numbers and a score that has become part of the American songbook, Brigadoon offers an enchanting escape. Opening Night is March 10, 7:30 p.m. with Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.; Wednesday through Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $80-$85, www.thewick.org or call 561-995-2333.

AAUW Pompano Beach Dollars for Scholars

Luncheon & Author Presentation

Saturday, March 10, 11:30 a.m.

Lighthouse Point Yacht and Racquet Club

2701 NE 42 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Award-winning mystery author Elaine Viets to speak. All money raised goes to scholarships for local women. $45, includes salad, entrée, dessert, rolls/beverage. For more information, call Judy Kalir at 954-481-2294 or Margarite Falconer at 954-524-2938.

Zonta’s Cabaret Brunch

Sunday, March 11, 11 a.m.

Boca West Country Club

20583 Boca W. Dr.

Boca Raton, FL 33434

Enjoy brunch, entertainment, raffles, auction and a chance to win a basket of select wines. This year’s Amazing Women to be honored are Anne Marie Dunn, founder of J.R. Dunn Jewelers, and Rachel Wheeler, a student at North Broward Preparatory School, president of Students for the Poor, treasurer-secretary of the Ronald McDonald House Charity Club and a member of the National Art House Society. In keeping with Zonta’s Mission to advance the status of women locally and worldwide through service and advocacy, this year’s recipients of the funds raised will be Zonta’s Scholarship Programs for non-traditional students at Broward College and for other service projects. $80 per person (Children 12 and under, $35). For further information, call 561-392-2223 or e-mail bosanboc@bellsouth.net. Visit their Facebook page at Zonta Club of Greater Deerfield Beach or www.Zontadeerfieldbeach.org.

Winter Concert Series: The Magic of Tony Bennett

Wednesday, March 14, 7:30 to 9 p.m.

Herb Skolnick Community Center

800 SW 36 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Starring Steve Leeds in his “Rags To Riches” tribute w/ musical Director Gary Lawrence & a special guest. Steve Leeds started as a child performer that included the popular NBC variety show “Star Time.” For more information, call 954-786-4111.

Paws for a Cause

Sunday, March 11, 3 to 8 p.m.

Baja Café

1310 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

This is a special event to benefit Canine Companions for Independence, a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of persons with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs. Live music, raffle prizes, and more. Provided by GFWC Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach.

Save the Date: Tell Me A Story Concert

Saturday, March 17, 4 p.m.

Community Presbyterian

1920 SE 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Suggested $10 donation at the door. Reception to follow the performance. For more information, call 954-427-0222

Lenten Fish Frys

Friday, March 9, 5 to 8 p.m.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church Parish Hall

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Enjoy beer- battered Cod, Syracuse Salt Potatoes and homemade coleslaw for only $10 ($5 for kids). Eat in or take-out. Tickets available at the door.

Friday, March 9, 5 to 7 p.m.

Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church

5201 Military Tr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

Will also be held on March 16 and 23. Tickets are for adults are $9 and children, $5. Take-out available. For more information, call 954-421-3246.

Saturday, March 10, 6 p.m.

St. Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Fried Fish, Hot Dogs, Potato Pancake, Cole Slaw and all the fixins. Eat-in or take-out. Adults are $10 and children, $5. For information, call 954-695-0336.

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Hillsboro Lighthouse Full Moon Diamond Gala

Friday, March 2, 5:30 to 11:59 p.m.

Pompano Beach Parking garage

270 N. A1A

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Dress in your best black & white in honor of 111 years of stoic light. Leave your heels at home so you can safely climb to the top for a rare opportunity to visit the lens room and see the brightest and only working second-order bivalve Fresnel lens in the world! Park at the new Pompano Beach parking garage and the historical Sun Trolley will pick you up and chauffeur you to the Hillsboro Lighthouse for the perfect evening. For more information, email media@hillsborolighthouse.org or call 786-251-0811.

Waterway Clean Up — LHP

Saturday, March 3, 9 to 11 a.m.

Great way to keep city clean and earn community service hours. Can get bags and gloves as needed at Dan Witt Park, 4521 NE 22 Ave., Lighthouse Point. Debris drop-off will be at Fletcher Park, 3035 NE 31 Ave., from 1 to 3 p.m.

Century Village East Art Expo

Saturday, March 3, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, March 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Century Village at The Club House

2400 Century Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Annual CVE art exhibition of over 400 works of art by talented painters, sculptors, photographers, jewelry makers and stained glass artists. Raffle of many beautiful prizes to support scholarship program for budding artists at Deerfield High School.

Retro Night

Saturday, March 3, 5 to 9 p.m.

Herb Skolnick Community Center

800 SW 36 Ave.

Pompano Beach, FL 33069

FREE live music and entertainment from the featured band “Happy Daze” followed by the outdoor flick “Grease.” View the 30 antique cars and hot rods, have your photo taken with a Grease impersonator and sock hop on the dance floor! Yummy eats and treats will be available from local food trucks! Dress up in your best 1950s fashion, including poodle skirts, pink ladies jackets and rolled cuffs. For more information, call 954-786-4590.

Save the Date: AAUW Pompano Beach Dollars for Scholars Luncheon & Author Presentation

Saturday, March 10, 11:30 a.m.

Lighthouse Point Yacht and Racquet Club

2701 NE 42 St.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Award-winning mystery author Elaine Viets will be the speaker. All money raised goes to scholarships for local women. The cost is $45, which includes salad, entrée, desert, rolls/beverage. For more information, call Judy Kalir at 954-481-2294 or Margarite Falconer at 954-524-2938.

Fundraiser Jewelry Party

Sunday, March 11, 11:45 a.m.

St. Stephen Lutheran Church

2500 NE 14 St. Cswy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Will be held in the fellowship hall. Religious and other style jewelry, 50/50 games & jewelry giveaway. Discover waxing poetic / personally poetic and grace & heart jewelry. Lunch provided. Please call to put your name on the list and orders can be placed prior to event. Hosted by Natalie Prego and Rosie Fennelli. $10 donation. For more information, call 954-942-4473 or 954-784-0414.

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