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Posted on 08 June 2017 by LeslieM

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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Posted on 01 June 2017 by LeslieM

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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Posted on 25 May 2017 by LeslieM

Havana Nights

Saturday, May 27, 9 p.m. to midnight

Oceans 234

234 N. Ocean Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

It’s a white tie affair! Transport yourself to an endless tropical oasis at our Havana Nights party! Enjoy the smooth sounds of DJ Charlie as you sip on a zesty libation at the mojito lounge and try complimentary Cuban hors d’oeuvres.

7th Annual Board Swap

Saturday, May 27, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Island Water Sports

1985 NE 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

This is a fundraiser for surf and skate camp scholarships. Need to get rid of some old boards? Need some cash? Come to the #IWSBoardSwap where you can buy, sell & swap your surf, skate, skim, SUP & wakeboards, as well as wetsuits, fins and accessories. Listing fee is $2.50 per board, which includes storage and additional listings on Facebook event page, craigslist to help promote your item. Also shop the huge sample sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. It’s a huge community yard sale for everything action sports! For more information, visit www.facebook.com/IslandWaterSportsFL.

Mini Farmer’s Market

Saturday, May 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Seasonal produce, flowers, honey, dog treats and more! Guided tours of the historic home. Every Saturday in May and June.

Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony

Sunday, May 28, Noon to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Honor our veterans with the DB Historical Society and enjoy the concert performed by the DB High School Marine JROTC. Picnic fare and beverages. Free event, donations accepted. For more information, call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfield-history.org.

Save the Date: Deerfield Beach Class of 2017 Graduation

Sunday, June 4 at 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.

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.

REGISTER NOW – For Summer Camp!

Monday, June 12 to Friday, Aug. 4

This summer, the City of Deerfield Beach will offer a variety of summer camps for all ages. Day Camps will be running for children ages 6 to 12 from June 12 through Aug. 4 at Deerfield Beach Middle School (701 SE 6 Ave.), Quiet Waters Park Elementary (4150 W. Hillsboro Blvd.), Highlands Park (511 NE 44 St.) and Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex (445 SW 4 St.). Additional specialty camps include Teen Camp, Drama Camp, Jr. Lifeguards Camp and Sports Camp. For more information, visit www.dfb.city/summercamp or, to register now, visit www.dfb.city/registration or call Constitution Park at 954-480-4494.

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Posted on 18 May 2017 by LeslieM

One Day Safe Boating Class

Saturday, May 20, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pompano Beach Sail & Power Squadron

3701 NE 18 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Learn basics of navigation, docking, emergency situations, water sport safety and local laws. $25 for Broward Co. residents/$60 for all others (includes textbook and hand-outs.) To register, visit www.PompanoSafeBoating.com or call 754-444-1470.

Historic Butler House Tours

Saturday, May 20, 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, home of pioneers J.D. & Alice Butler. This Spanish mission style home was built in 1923 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Ocean Brews & Blues Festival

Saturday, May 20, 3 to 7 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Spend a day at the beach for an exciting craft brew festival. Unlimited sampling of assortment of 100+ beers from some of America’s best craft breweries while listening to a variety of blues music entertainers. There will be an assortment of local foods and arts and craft vendors. $40/person until May 19. Event Day tickets: $45. All tickets include 3.5 hours of unlimited sampling of beers and a souvenir glass from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service. Complimentary parking will be available in The Cove Shopping Center. Shuttle service will run continuously from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 954-480-4429. To purchase tickets, visit www.dfb.city/oceanbrew.

Family Night Event

Saturday, May 20, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Sugar Sand Park

300 S. Military Tr.

Boca Raton, FL 33486

A free event for kids with special needs and abilities and their families. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. There will be carousel rides, children’s science explorium, glitter tattoos, photo souvenirs, activities and classes. To register online and for more information, visit www.sugarsandpark.org/special-needs-programs.

39th Anniversary of DB Church of Christ

Sunday, May 21, 1 p.m.

DB Church of Christ

360 SW 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Luncheon

Monday, May 22 to

Wednesday, May 24, 7 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Park

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Gospel meeting.

For more information, call 754-366-8644.

Celebrating Life event

Sunday, May 21, 4 p.m.

1400 SE 8 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

At private residence. This event is to introduce the Love Sami Organization to the community. This group helps bring healing to suicide survivors and their families, friends and more. There will be bounce houses, face painting, animals, food & drinks, and more. Parking available at nearby Target. Info: www.LoveSami.Org.

Save the Date: Sacred Steal Unity Showcase Concert

Saturday, June 3, noon to 6 p.m.

Church of the Living God

176 SW 6 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The concert will be featuring some of the greatest African American steel guitar players from Keith & Jewell Dominion Churches of the Living God. Outside event. Bring personal chairs.

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Posted on 11 May 2017 by LeslieM

Ribbon cutting: Pompano Beach Cultural

Center & Library

Thursday, May 11, 5:30 p.m.

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free and open to the public. Following the ceremony, view the world premiere of Cuban art exhibit and live performances throughout the building. For more information, visit www.ccpompano.org or call 954-839-9578.

DB Friends of the Arboretum meet

Thursday, May 11, 7 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Speaker, Gerry Behan, president of the Friends, authority on horticultural nomenclature and identification of trees and plants. Usual plant giveaway and light refreshments will be served. Free meeting, open to the public. For more information, visit www.treezoo.com or call 954-480-4495.

Kiwanis West to honor DB teachers

Friday, May 12, 6:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach  

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner, entertainment and awards ceremony. Tickets $30. Call 954-428-1537, also available at the door.

Family Fun Day Making Crafts for Mom

Saturday, May 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N. Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Children of all ages are welcome to make arts and crafts for mom. Ride the carousel during this event for $1. Free event, no registration required. For more information, visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, May 13, 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 items and materials to this event. Cost is free to DB Residents only. For more information, visit www.deerfield-beach.com.

Mother’s Day celebration

Sunday, May 14, 2 to 5 p.m.

Star Ballroom

2309 E. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Bring your mother, friends or sweetheart for an afternoon of socialization, fun, door prizes, dancing and refreshments. Cost: $15 per person or 2 for $25 donation. For reservations, tickets or information, call 954-480-4447. Proceeds to benefit NE Focal Point Senior Center, Alzheimer’s Day Care Center and Preschool.

Mother’s Day Painting events

Sunday, May 14, see times below

Uptown Art

6018 SW 18 St.

Boca Raton, FL 33433 6018

Painting “Pink Flowers in a Mason Jar, 1 to 3 p.m. $25 per painter. “Sunset Beach Dunes,” 4:30 to 7 p.m., $30 per painter, offers a “mom & me” option. Both events offer buffets of cheese, meats and other antipasti dishes. Everyone encouraged everyone to bring own drinks and food as well if they would like. For more information, visit www.uptownart.com or call 561-218-4557

Tuesday Night Beach Dances

Tuesday, May 16, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

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

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach meets

Woman’s Club DB Clubhouse

Wednesday, May 17, 7 p.m.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Representative from Hope for Freedom, non-profit organization whose purpose is to raise awareness of human trafficking through outreach to schools. For more information, visit www.dbwc.org or call 954-421-4700.

History at High Noon

Wednesday, May 17, noon to 1 p.m.

Commission Chambers,

Deerfield Beach City Hall

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach FL 33441

David Anderson, turtle specialist at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, will share interesting marine life stories just in time for turtle season. This presentation is part of a series of talks sponsored by the Historical Society and held the third Wednesday of each month at “High Noon.” Light refreshments will be served; free entrance, donations accepted. Free. For more information, go to the Historical Society’s website, www.deerfield-history.org, or call 561-429-0378.

Save the Date: Ocean Brews and Blues Festival

Saturday, May 20, 3 to 7 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Spend a day at the beach for an exciting craft brew festival. Unlimited sampling of assortment of 100+ beers from some of America’s best craft breweries while listening to a variety of blues music entertainers. There will be an assortment of local foods, and arts and craft vendors. Ticket prices $40/person until May 19. Event Day tickets $45. All tickets include 3.5 hours of unlimited sampling of 100+ beers and a souvenir glass from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service. Complimentary parking will be available in The Cove Shopping Center. Shuttle service will run continuously from 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 954-480-4429. To purchase tickets, visit www.dfb.city/oceanbrew.

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Posted on 04 May 2017 by LeslieM

Teacher Appreciation Breakfast

Thursday, May 4, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

DoubleTree at Hilton

100 Fairway Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce honors the Teacher of the Year from every public and private school in city of Deerfield Beach. Please Register at www.deerfieldchamber.com.For more information, call 954-427-1050 or email info@deerfield chamber.com.

Wags & Tales program

Saturday May 6, 10:15 a.m.

Deerfield Beach Percy White Library

837 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Readers ages 5 and up are welcome to read to Bentley the therapy dog. Sign up with the librarian at the service desk. For more information, call 954-357-7680.

Relay For Life of Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Lighthouse Point & Hillsboro Beach

Saturday, May 6, 6 p.m. to midnight

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Register your team or register as a survivor at www.relayforlife.org/dblpfl or www.relayforlife.org/pompanobeachfl. For more information, contact Arleen Uria-Speed at Arleen.UriaSpeed@cancer.org, or call 954-200-7526.

Worth the Drive: Fort Lauderdale Air Show

Saturday, May 6 & Sunday, May 7

Fort Lauderdale Beach

For information, visit www.FordLauderdaleAirShow.com or call 877-377-8499.

Woman’s Club meets

Tuesday, May 9, 1 pm.

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: Jennifer Disla, Job Training Coordinator at the Boca Helping Hands organization. For more information, call 954-421-4700.

Deerfield Beach Orchid Society meets

Tuesday, May 9, 7:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Speaker: George Hatfield, President, American Orchid Society (AOS.) No charge for a guest to visit the first two times. After that, there is an annual membership fee. Visit www.deerfieldbeachorchidsociety.org or email deerfieldorchids@gmail.com.

Ribbon cutting ceremony

Pompano Beach Cultural Center and Library

Thursday, May 11, 5:30 p.m.

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free and open to the public. Following the ceremony, view the world premiere Cuban art exhibit and live performances throughout the building. For more information, visit www.ccpompano.org or call 954-839-9578.

Save the Date: Kiwanis West to Honor DB Teachers

Friday, May 12, 6:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach  

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner, entertainment and awards ceremony. Tickets $30. Call 954-428-1537. Tickets also available at the door.

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Posted on 27 April 2017 by LeslieM

Huge Yard Sale

Saturday, Apr. 29, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Saint Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Inside, air-conditioned, rain or shine. All kinds of wonderful items priced to sell!

New Wags & Tales Program

Saturday Apr. 29, 10:15 a.m.

Deerfield Beach Percy White Library

837 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Readers ages 5 and up are welcome to read to Bentley the therapy dog. Sign up with the librarian at the service desk. For more information, call 954-357-7680.

Spring Fest

Saturday, Apr. 29, 1 to 5 p.m.

Pioneer Park

217 NE 5 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Family-fun festival celebrating Earth and Arbor Day features Kids’ Zone, with bounce house, petting zoo and much more. Eco-friendly vendors/non-profit organizations will help to educate on more sustainable life practices. Also annual tree giveaway for DB residents, at 2 p.m. (proof of residency required.) For more information, visit www.DFB.city/SpringFest or call 954-480-4391.

Breakfast

Sunday, Apr. 30, 9 a.m. to noon

American Legion Post 162

820 SE 8 Ave.

Palm Plaza Shopping Center

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Eggs, any style, omelets, pancakes, waffles, breakfast meats and more available. For information, call 954-421-6097. Held every Sunday, 9 a.m. to noon.

Sunday at the Butler House

Sunday, Apr. 30, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Historic Butler House,

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Arts & Crafts day with local artists and crafters and “Grow Deerfield” Farmer’s Market. All events organized by the Historical Society. For more information, visit www.deerfield-history.org or call 954-429-0378.

BINGO

Wednesday, May 3, 6:30 pm

American Legion Post 162

820 SE 8 Ave.

Palm Plaza Shopping Center

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Everyone welcome. Progressive Jackpot. Non-smoking. Food available. For information, call 954-421-6097. Held every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.

Teacher Appreciation Breakfast

Thursday, May 4, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

Doubletree at Hilton

100 Fairway Dr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce honors the Teacher of the Year from every public and private school in city of Deerfield Beach. Please register at www.deerfieldchamber.com. For more information, call 954-427-1050 or email info@deerfield chamber.com.

Relay For Life

Saturday, May 6, 6 p.m. to midnight

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

This year, Deerfield Beach and Lighthouse Point have combined forces with Pompano Beach. Instead of running all night long, the event ends at midnight. There will be an opening ceremony with local dignitaries, including Mayor Bill Ganz, starting at 6 p.m. There will be live entertainment the whole time from local performers. Around 9 p.m., there will be a ceremony to celebrate Cancer survivors. Free dinner for registered survivors will be served by Bobby Rubino’s. To register, call Arleen Speed at 954-465-5972. For more information, call Arleen, or event chair Mark Stevenson at 954-304-1213, T.J. Eagen at 954-592-3150 or Gordon Vatch at 954-420-0084.

Save the Date: Ribbon cutting ceremony

Pompano Beach Cultural Center & Library

Thursday, May 11, 5:30 p.m.

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center

50 W. Atlantic Blvd.

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Free and open to the public. Following the ceremony, view the world premiere Cuban art exhibit and live performances throughout the building. For more information, visit www.ccpompano.org or call 954-839-9578.

Kiwanis West to honor DB teachers

Friday, May 12, 6:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach  

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner, entertainment and awards ceremony. Tickets: $30. Call 954-428-1537.

Save the Date: Ocean Brews and Blues Festival

Saturday, May 20, 3 to 7 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Spend a day at the beach for an exciting craft brew festival. Unlimited sampling of assortment of 100+ beers from some of America’s best craft breweries while listening to a variety of blues music entertainers. There will be an assortment of local foods, and arts and crafts vendors. Ticket prices: $40/person until May 19. Event Day tickets: $45. All tickets include 3.5 hours of unlimited sampling of beers and a souvenir glass from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service. Complimentary parking will be available in The Cove Shopping Center. Shuttle service will run continuously from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 954-480-4429. To purchase tickets, visit www.dfb.city/oceanbrew.

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

Friday Apr. 28 through Sunday, Apr. 30

Three days on the beach of fun, seafood, live music, arts and crafts, and more. For music schedule, ticket prices, parking information and more, visit www.pompanobeachseafoodfestival.com or see Pg. 8.

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Friends of the DB Arboretum meeting

Thursday, Apr. 20, 7 p.m.

Deerfield Beach Arboretum

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach FL, 33442

Speaker: Hyla Levine, owner/operator of Green Barn Orchard Supplies. She is also an Orchid grower and an expert on cultivation. Light refreshments will be served and usual plant giveaway. Free meeting, open to the public. For information, call 954-480-4495 or visit www.treezoo.com.

Wine & Cheese FUNdraiser

Thursday, Apr. 20, 6 to 9 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Support the Kiwanis Kare Bears Relay For Life Team. Please join in Fight Against Cancer.

10th Annual Surfers for Autism

Beach Festival

Friday, Apr. 21 & Saturday, Apr. 22

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Besides being beneficial for Autistic kids and their parents, this event is fun for everyone. Expect live music, surfing, food trucks, beer garden, vendors and more at the beach. Visit www.surfersforautism.org or their Facebook page for schedules, entertainment lineup and more.

Concert & Food Trucks in The Park

Saturday, Apr. 22, 6 to 10 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park

3500 NE 27 Ave.

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Performance by The Petty Hearts, Tom Petty Tribute Show. Opening act, Shaw Davis and the Black Ties. For more information, call 954-943-6500.

10th Annual PigOut n’ Deerfield Beach

Saturday, Apr. 22, 10 a.m.to 6 p.m.

QuietWaters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd., Pavilion 10

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

See more, pg. 1. If you have any questions, please call the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce at 954-427-1050. Tickets available online at www.deerfieldchamber.com.

Quilt Show & Sale

Saturday, Apr. 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Butler House

380 E. Butler House

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Also guided Historical Butler House Tours. Fee: donation. For more information, call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfield-history.org.

Survivor Island

Saturday, Apr. 22, 9 a.m. to noon

Deerfield Island Park

1720 Deerfield Island Park

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Learn basic survivor skills with naturalists at Deerfield Island Park, accessible only by boat. Compete in fun challenges. Closed-toe shoes required. Ages 8 & up; Cost-$8 per person. Free boat shuttle departs 9 a.m. from Pioneer Park, 217 NE 5 Ave., Deerfield Beach. For information, call 954-357-5100.

Yard Sale

Saturday, Apr. 22 & Saturday, Apr. 29, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Saint Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Inside, air-conditioned, rain or shine. All kinds of wonderful items, priced to sell!

Eagle Scouts Ceremony

Sunday, Apr. 23, 3:30 p.m.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church

380 S. Federal Hwy.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

An Eagle Scout Court of Honor will be held to formally recognize the achievements of seven Deerfield Beach Boy Scout Troop 119 Eagle Scouts. Please come out and show your support.

Church Anniversary

Sunday, Apr. 23, 4 p.m.

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church

125 SW 1 Ct.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Celebrate 119th year anniversary. Guest speaker, Pastor, Rev. Ernest Gonder, Love Fellowship Worship Ctr. For more information, call 954-428-1550.

Tuesday Night Beach Dance

Tuesday, Apr. 25, 7 to 9 p.m.

Main Beach Parking Lot

149 SE 21 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Johnny Vincent” will be playing. Wear dancing shoes and bring beach chair. Free. For more information, call 954-480-4429.

Save the Date:

17th Annual Cuisine of the Region

Wednesday, Apr. 26, 5:30 p.m

Hillsboro Club

901 Hillsboro Mile (A1A),

Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062

This year’s theme is “Celebrating Our Community.” Features food from S. Florida’s finest restaurants, gourmet desserts and wines from around the world. Also live and silent auction, and door prizes. Tickets-$60 at NE Focal Point, 227 NW 2 St., Deerfield Beach, or $75 at the door. All proceeds benefit NE Focal Point CASA (Children’s, Alzheimer’s, Seniors and Adults), Inc. For additional information, call 954-480-4460.

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

Friday Apr. 28 through Sunday, Apr. 30

Three days on the beach of fun, seafood, live music, arts and crafts, and more. For music schedule, ticket prices, parking information and more visit: www.pompanobeachseafoodfestival.com.

Kiwanis West to honor Deerfield teachers

Friday May 12, 6:30 p.m.

Woman’s Club of Deerfield Beach  

910 E. Hillsboro Blvd

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Dinner, entertainment and awards ceremony. Tickets: $30. Call 954-428-1537 to buy tickets, also available at the door.

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Posted on 13 April 2017 by LeslieM

City of Deerfield Beach Easter Events

The Egg Hunts have thousands of prize and candy filled eggs for participants to discover. Find the “special eggs” and receive an exciting prize or Easter basket. Enjoy refreshments, outdoor activities with friends, and a visit from the Easter Bunny.

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

Thursday, Apr. 13, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Constitution Park

2841 Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Free event, items available for purchase. Must register for event (hunt wristband required.) Call 954-480-4494.

Egg-Stravaganza

Friday, April 14, 6 to 8 p.m.

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex

445 SW 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free event. Call 954-480-4451.

Easter Egg Run

Saturday, Apr. 15, Fun zone activities 8 a.m. to noon

Egg Hunts, 10 a.m. sharp

Deerfield Beach Athletic Complex

501 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free event. Call 954-480-4426.

Free Photos with the Easter Bunny

Saturday, Apr. 15, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre

1955 N Federal Hwy.

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Take your own free photos with the Easter Bunny, arts-n-crafts, face painting and scavenger hunt. For more information, visit www.pompanociticentre.com.

Easter Services

Zion Lutheran Church

959 SE 6 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Thursday, Apr. 13, 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday Service

Friday, Apr. 14, 7 p.m. Good Friday Service

Saturday, Apr. 15, 8 p.m. Easter Vigil Evening Service

Sunday, Apr. 16, 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunrise Service

Sunday, Apr. 16, 10 a.m. Easter Worship Service

Also, Children’s Easter Egg Hunt 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Bring your basket.) For more information, visit www.zion-lutheran.org.

St. Peter’s Anglican Church

1416 SE 2 Terr.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Thursday, Apr. 13, 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday

Friday, Apr. 14, 7 p.m. Good Friday

Saturday, Apr. 15, 7 p.m. Holy Saturday

Sunday, Apr. 16, 10 a.m. Easter Sunday

For information, call 954-695-0336.

Sunrise Service on Deerfield Beach

Sunday, Apr. 16, 6:30 to 7:30 a.m.

Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier

The Deerfield Beach Ministerial Association is hosting annual sunrise service.

Community Presbyterian Church

Sunday, April 16, 10 a.m.

1920 SE 4 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

The community is invited to attend Easter Service Reverend Dr. Randall Gill will preside; Sabrina George leads the Chancel Choir. All are welcome. For information, call 954-427-0222.

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HAPPENINGS

Posted on 13 April 2017 by LeslieM

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Fish Fry

Friday, Apr. 14, 6 to 8 p.m.

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church

3331 NE 10 Terr.

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Enjoy wild harvested cod, linguini with clam sauce, country fries, coleslaw, roll, soft-serve ice cream, coffee/tea. Adults-$9/children-$5. Beer & wine available for minimal charge. For more information, call 954-941-8117.

Music under the Stars

Friday, Apr. 14, 7 p.m.

Pompano Beach Great Lawn

3501 E. Atlantic Blvd

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Featured band, Sean Chambers (Blues band.) For more information, visit www.pompanobeachfl.gov or call 954-786-4111.

Volunteers needed for EcoAction Day

Saturday, Apr. 15, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Quiet Waters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Volunteers are asked to have their own gloves, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and drinking water. Closed-toe shoes required, and long pants and long sleeves are suggested. Must fill out a volunteer registration form prior to participating. Volunteers ages 13 to 17 must have parent or guardian signature on the registration form. Volunteers under age 13 may participate with parent or guardian. High school students can get community service hours. For group information and preregistration, call 954-357-5100/email: QuietWatersPark@broward.org.

Breakfast

Sunday, Apr. 16, 9 a.m. to noon

American Legion Post #162

820 SE 8 Ave.

Palm Plaza Shopping Center

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Eggs, omelets, pancakes, waffles, breakfast meats and more available. For information, call 954-421-6097. Held every Sunday, 9 a.m. to noon

History at High Noon

Wednesday, Apr. 19, noon to 1 p.m.

DFB Commission Chambers

150 NE 2 Ave.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Presenter, historian Sally Ling. Fee: donation. For more information, call 954-429-0378 or visit www.deerfield-history.org.

BINGO

Wednesday, Apr. 19, 6:30 p.m.

American Legion Post #162

820 SE 8 Ave.

Palm Plaza Shopping Center

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Everyone welcome. Progressive Jackpot. Non-smoking. Food available. For information, call 954-421-6097. Held every Wednesday 6:30 p.m.

Friends of the DB Arboretum meeting

Thursday, Apr. 20, 7p.m.

Deerfield Beach Arboretum

Constitution Park

2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Deerfield Beach FL, 33442

Speaker, Hyla Levine, owner/operator of Green Barn Orchard Supplies. She is also an Orchid grower and an expert on cultivation. Light refreshments will be served and usual plant giveaway. Free meeting, open to the public. For information, call 954 480 4495 or visit www.treezoo.com.

Save the Date: 10th Annual PigOut n’ Deerfield Beach

Saturday, Apr. 22, 10 a.m.to 6 p.m.

QuietWaters Park

401 S. Powerline Rd.

Pavilion 10

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

If you have any questions, please call the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce at 954-427-1050. Tickets available online, at www.deerfieldchamber.com/events

Deerfield Beach High School Class of 1977

40th Class Reunion

Friday, Sept. 15, 6 p.m.

Bru’s Room

5460 W. Hillsboro Blvd.

Coconut Creek, FL 33073

Informal gathering of the 70’s classmates.

Saturday, Sept.16, 6:30 p.m.

Wyndham Deerfield Beach

2096 NE 2 St.

Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Cocktail Party, Buffet Dinner and entertainment to follow.

Cost for weekend events:

$65 per person –

Early bird payment received by April 15.

$75 per person

Ready to party – payment received by June 15.

$80 per person

Last minute – payment received by cutoff date of August 15.Send a check payable to Candice Soeder or provide credit/debit card information. If making payment by credit/debit card, please call – 954-415-7472 or email Candice, casx3@comcast.net with payment information. Please note there will be a $3 surcharge for using a credit / debit card. We are also working to find as many of our classmates as possible. If you have any contact information on our classmates, please contact Rudy Mendez at Rmenpark@bellsouth.net with their information to update our database.

Broward County Mummers seeking members

Every Thursday Practice, 7:30 to 9 p.m.

Moose Lodge

6191 Rock Island Rd.

Tamarac, FL 33319

Need of voluntary senior musicians. Please contact, Jan Daisy-Little at 954-784-9904 for details.

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