April 17, 2024


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List of things to do and see in South Florida this week and beyond


These are reader-submitted public events, virtual and in-person. CDC physical distancing and other guidelines may apply. Use the contact information to verify details. Programs and activities subject to change without notice.

Natural Movers Young Artists Series: ReCREATE with Recyclables, 10:30-11:30 a.m. through July 27. Six-week art workshop hands-on art experience for children ages 2 to 12 with an accompanying adult. Grandview Public Market, 1401 Clare Ave., West Palm Beach. 561-331-1237. naturalmovers.org/projects-6.

Free Fridays at Broward County Animal Care, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. through Sept. 9. Adopt a dog or cat for free every Friday, through Sept. 9, Broward County Animal Care, 2400 SW 42nd St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-357-1313. instagram.com/p/CegTUxDtLu1.

Rent, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. showings through July 31, Florida Atlantic University, Kaye Auditorium of the Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. 561-297-6124. fauevents.com.

Live and Local concert series, 7-9 p.m. through Sept. 16. Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Pompano Beach. 954-545-7800. bit.ly/3QLf3w9.

Teen Open Mic Night, 7-9 p.m. through Nov. 18, bimonthly creative outlet for teens, featuring music, poetry and more. Sunrise Civic Center Art Gallery, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise. 954-747-4646.

The Adventures of Peter Rabbit, 1-2 p.m. through July 31. Musical Theatre Experience for children. The Wick Theatre & Costume Museum, 7901 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton. 561-995-2333. thewick.org.

Tea Time with Seniors, 9-10 a.m. July 20. Educational and wellness monthly program, Sadkin Center, 1176 NW 42nd Way, Lauderhill. 954-321-2450. facebook.com/DeniseDGrantUSA.

Rubenology: Making of an American Legend, 7 p.m. July 20; GableStage, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. 305-445-1119.

Enriched Life Discussion Group, 7-9 p.m. July 20. Via Zoom. 305-968-1257. myenrichedlife.com/workshops.

Delray Boca Interfaith Cafe, 7 p.m. July 21; South County Civic Center, 6700 Jog Road., Delray Beach. 561-330-0245. facebook.com. Free.

Down & Dirty Comedy Show with Reverend Bob Levy (Howard Stern Show), 8:30 p.m. July 21; Dania Improv, 177 N. Pointe Drive, Dania Beach. 814-952-4281.

Kettle Krush 5K, 7 a.m. July 24, presented by the Salvation Army of Broward County. Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84, Sunrise. bit.ly/KettleKrush5K2022.

Caffeine and Chrome, 9 a.m. July 30, Gateway Classic Cars of Fort Lauderdale, 4020 NW 126th Ave., Suite 108, Coral Springs. hub.gatewayclassiccars.com.

Miami Record Fair, noon-5 p.m. every last Saturday through July 30. Dig through thousands of records and sway to live local DJ sets, Oasis Wynwood, 2335 N. Miami Ave., Miami. 786-303-4819. instagram.com/terrestrialfunk.

Space Adventure Immersive Exhibit, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. through July 31. Features Apollo-era NASA Artifacts. Maurice A. Ferré Park, 1075 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. 305-358-7550. spaceadventure.us.

U.S. Citizenship Preparation Classes, 6 p.m. Aug. 1, West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation. 954-765-1577. broward.libnet.info/event/6390200.

Improv Drop In, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 1, Barclay Performing Arts, 8903 Glades Road, Suite. D8, Boynton Beach. 561-706-5128. theimprovu.com.

National Night Out, 6 p.m. Aug. 2, Margate Sports Complex, 1695 Banks Road, Margate. 954-935-5306. margatefl.com

2022 Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series, 6 p.m. Aug. 4, and the first Thursday of the month through Dec. 1, online, in partnership with Save Our Seas Foundation. mods.org/2022saveourseas.

Christian Sands, 8 p.m. Aug. 4, Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. 305.448.7421, ext. 120. communityartsprogram.org.

Sounds at Sundown, 5 p.m. Aug. 6, Margate Sports Complex Covered Field, 1695 Banks Road, Margate. 954-972-6458. margatefl.com.

One In Two, 8 p.m. Aug. 6, Island City Stage, 2304 N. Dixie Highway, Wilton Manors. 954-928-9800. islandcitystage.org.

Symphony of the Americas, 7-9 p.m. Aug. 11, Chamber orchestra concert. Susan B. Katz Theatre, 17195 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2122. ppines.com/civicalerts.aspx?aid=1445.

Sunrise Comic Con, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 13. Family friendly activities, vendors, artist/author alley, entertainers and musical performances, food trucks. Sunrise Civic Center Art Gallery, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise. sunrisefl.gov/tickets.html.

Summer Symphony Series, 4-6 p.m. Aug. 14, Summer Symphony Series
featuring chamber musicians, Charles F. Dodge City Center, 601 Center Way, Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2122.

Summer Edition 2022, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through Sept. 3. An exhibition of summer-themed editioned works by artists. Rosenbaum Contemporary, 150 Yamato Road, Boca Raton. 561-994-9180.

Bubble Bash, 2-7 p.m. through Sept. 4. Family fun, Dania Pointe, 139 S. Compass Way, Dania Beach. 833-800-4343. daniapointe.com. Free.

Summer Sips and Sounds, 6:45 p.m., Sept. 21, Concerts feature music from the end of the Gilded Age to the beginning of the Jazz Age. Historic Town Hall, 71 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton. bit.ly/3QlODRs.

Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Disposal, 9 a.m. Sept. 24; Oriole Park, 7055 NW 1st Street, Margate. 954-972-0828. margatefl.com.

Hip Hop for Kids, 5:45-6:45 p.m. through Sept. 27. For kids in grades K-5. Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. 561-868-7703. bit.ly/3wOvXm6.

Boca Bridge Duplicate Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m. through Oct. 28. Saint Mark Greek Orthodox Church, 2100 Yamato Road, Boca Raton. 561-558-7362. bocabridge.org.

Temple Sinai Duplicate Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m. through Oct. 28. Temple Sinai of Palm Beach County, 2475 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. 561-757-8121. bridgewebs.com/templesinai.

Business Expo, Senior Services Show, Health Fair and Career Fair, 10:30-3 p.m. Nov. 3, Assumption Catholic Church, 2001 S. Ocean Blvd., Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. 954-565-5750.

Let’s Talk, Community Conversation About Developmental Disabilities, Nov. 9, Program will provide a brief description of disabilities and their characteristics, educational matters, and resources. Greenacres Community Center, 501 Swain Blvd., Greenacres. Register 561-642-2090.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meeting, 6-7:30 p.m. through Nov. 30. Weekly DBSA mental health peer support group. Herb Skolnick Community Center, 800 SW 36th Ave., Pompano Beach. 954-682-1060. dbsasouthflorida.org. Free.

2022 Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series, 6 p.m., first Thursday of the month through Dec. 1, online, in partnership with Save Our Seas Foundation. mods.org/2022saveourseas.

Holiday in the Park, 5-9 p.m., Dec. 3. Christmas tree lighting ceremony, horse and carriage rides, amusements, school performances, face painting, arts and crafts, carolers and more. Samuel J. Ferreri Community Park, 2905 Jog Road, Greenacres. 561-642-2090. bit.ly/3a99KWt

Girls too Women, 6:30 p.m., for girls ages 12-17, presented Tuesdays, except the second Tuesday of the Month, by FOCUS, Females Overcoming Challenges while Understanding how to Succeed. St. George Community Park, 3501 NW Eighth St., Lauderdale. 954-791-1039.

Judo Classes, 10 a.m.-noon. through Dec. 17. Tomodachi Judo Club meets Saturdays 10 a.m.- noon; Wednesdays 6:30-8 p.m. Age 6 and up. Boca Raton Community Center, 150 Crawford Blvd., Boca Raton. 561-846-0459. judous.com/home.

Mystery Dinner Show, 6-9 p.m. through Dec. 17. Investigate a challenging crime while you feast on dinner. Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort, 16701 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach. 866-496-0535. eventvesta.com/events/11515/t/tickets.

Butler House Tour, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. through Dec. 17. The James D. and Alice Butler House, 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach. 954-429-0378. deerfieldbeachhistoricalsociety.com.

Sons of the American Revolution, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. through Dec. 17. Meets monthly and open to the public, hosted by the Fort Lauderdale chapter. Genealogical guidance, history and education related to the Revolutionary War. Outback Steakhouse Meeting Room, 2725 S. University Drive, Davie. 317-748-3651.

Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami, Musical Theater program, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. through Dec. 17. Cuban classical Ballet of Miami Musical Theater Program. Miami Hispanic Cultural Arts Center, 111 SW Fifth Ave., Miami. 786-747-1877. cubanclassicalballetofmiami.org.

Nonperishable food donations. The Salvation Army of Broward is in need of food items to help replenish its Food Pantry for upcoming community distributions. Drop off weekdays 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 1445 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-712-2431. salvationarmyflorida.org/fortlauderdale.

Amelia Earhart Park, 401 E 65th St., Hialeah. Named after the famed pilot who took her last flight from Miami in Hialeah in 1937. Bike trails, skateboarding, fishing and more. 305-685-8389. miamidade.gov/parks/amelia-earhart.asp.

Ashanti Cultural Arts virtual classes & events. Features beginner hip-hop Saturdays 11-11:50 a.m.; advanced hip-hop Thursdays 6-7 p.m.; African dance Saturdays noon-1 p.m. and much more. Sponsored by the City of Pompano Beach and the Rotary Club. See ashanticulturalarts.org.

Bonnet House, offers self-guided tours Tuesday-Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m., and hosts special events. See website for family summer specials with times and dates. Bonne
t House
Museum & Gardens, 900 N. Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale. Check website for pricing. bonnethouse.org.

Broward Center for the Performing Arts, online classes for all ages. Free classes include singing, acting, dancing and improv. Stay connected with this online series available anytime. You can also follow the Facebook page to access previous videos and content. For details, see browardcenter.org and click on Education@Home or visit bit.ly/2EhNvxA.

Broward County Library. See what’s new and stay connected. Find upcoming events and classes. Read newspapers, magazines, listen to music and watch movies with a free eCard that can be used to access a wide variety of eContent from a computer or mobile device. broward.org/library.

Butler House Tour, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 17. The James D. and Alice Butler House, 380 E. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach. 954-429-0378. deerfieldbeachhistoricalsociety.com.

Butterfly World, open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, weather permitting. Self-guided tours, gift shop, workshops and lectures. 954-977-4400. Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek. butterflyworld.com.

Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. Features immersive installations, contemporary art, interactive art pieces, and expanded museum store. 561-243-7922 or cornellartmuseum.org.

Cox Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach. Hands-on educational exhibits, a 10,000-gallon fresh and saltwater aquarium, digital planetarium, pre-K-focused “Discovery Center,” 18-hole conservation-themed Mini-Golf course and quarter-mile outdoor science trail. 561-832-1988. coxsciencecenter.org.

Florida Atlantic University Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. Offers tours, videos and educational activities. Lectures and presentations are open to the public for free. Must register. See bit.ly/2H0OBPU.

Fort Lauderdale Fire & Safety Museum at Station #3, 1022 W. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Learn the history, tradition and service of the Fort Lauderdale Fire Department and its heroes. fortlauderdalefiremuseum.org

The Frank, Workshops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings, art engagement and more. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. thefrankgallery.org or bit.ly/2FtWCfE.

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; Mondays noon-4 p.m. Aquariums, sea turtle rehabilitation, gift shop, nature trails. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. 561-544-8605. gumbolimbo.org

History Fort Lauderdale, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 1-3:30 p.m. daily. 954-463-4431. historyfortlauderdale.org/museum.

Island SPACE Caribbean Museum, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., #1422, Plantation. Open Saturday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. [email protected].

Kravis @ Home The Curtain’s Up! Digital stage features a lineup of curated concerts, talks, performances and arts education events. Virtual from West Palm Beach. kravis.org/athome.

Lion Country Safari, open daily 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Drive through the wild animal amusement park and take photos of lions, giraffe, elephants, rhinos, primates and more. Safari Falls Splash Park is open daily, weather permitting and is included in admission. Park is 20 miles west of West Palm Beach at 2003 Lion Country Safari Road, Loxahatchee. 561-793-1084. lioncountrysafari.com.

Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84, Sunrise. Model airplane field, target range, bike trails. 954-357-8868. markhampark.com.

Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Located in the heart of downtown. See website for list of events. 561-822-2222. bit.ly/3ud03ho.

McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary. Guided tours at 11 a.m., noon and 1 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday by appointment only. Only a limited number of visitors in each group. Call 561-790-2116. No children under 5 permitted. Escorts provided. McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary, 12943 61st St. N., West Palm Beach. mccarthyswildlife.com

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, Offers a variety of educational and cultural programs for the whole family. 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233 morikami.org.

ts Botanical Gardens,
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. See the permanent installation in the Tropical Forest Garden that offers three imposing 20-foot statues, replicas of the iconic monolithic, humanlike figures located on Easter Island, Rapa Nui, Chile. 561-233-1730. Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. mounts.org.

Museum of Science & Discovery. Offers on-site educational activities for all ages, plus resources and programs, ranging from story time to science demonstrations, as well as virtual learning. MODS, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-467-6637 Visit Mods.org

Nova Southeastern University, Lifelong Learning Institute. Times and dates vary at Nova Southeastern University’s LLI. Features classes, presentations and programs for seniors. bit.ly/2Chw0wK. Call 954-262-8471 or email [email protected].

Okeeheelee Nature Center Okeeheelee Park, 7715 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach. Nature preserve featuring pine flatwoods and wetlands. Animal encounters. 561-233-1400. discover.pbcgov.org.

Palm Beach County Library digital events. Many classes and programs are held on Zoom; must preregister. Download instructions, then sign up for whatever piques your interest, from engineering a paper airplane to a Latin-flavor cooking demo. Register for digital activities online at bit.ly/2C62OZE or pbclibrary.org.

Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. home to hundreds of animals and 190 species, many of them endangered. palmbeachzoo.org.

Pelican Harbor Seabird Station, 1279 NE 79th St., Miami. Guided tours, animal encounters, Pelican feedings. In-person and online presentations, Seabird cruises. 305-762-7633. pelicanharbor.org.

Pompano Beach Arts, Virtual exhibitions feature Space Shuttle Challenger and photos by John Chakeras of the early years of the Space Shuttle program. View “Into Orbit” and “First Fleet” sneak peeks on the Pompano Beach Arts YouTube channel at bit.ly/36ALU2c or visit pompanobeacharts.org/virtual-events.

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Riverbend Park. Features morning nature walks, Loxahatchee Battlefield tours, archery, bike rides, fishing and birding. Location: 9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter. 561-741-1359. Many activities are free, some $5-$10. Make online reservations at pbcnature.com.

Spanish Monastery. Construction of the Monastery of St. Bernard de Clairvaux began in 1133 AD in northern Spain. In 1925, William Randolph Hearst purchased the Cloisters and the Monastery’s outbuildings. They were dismantled, packed in more than 11,000 wooden crates, and shipped to the United States. Currently, the venue serves parish of St. Bernard de Clairvaux, 16711 W. Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach. spanishmonastery.com.

Stranahan House Museum, Learn the story of the house, the founding family, and the City of Fort Lauderdale. Stranahan House, 335 SE 6th Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-524-4736. stranahanhouse.org/admission/.

Yellow Green Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday every week. Features fresh fruits, vegetables, eat-in stations and take-home delicacies, plus artisans, vendors, plants and unique items. YG Market, 3080 Sheridan St., Hollywood. 954-513-3990. Paid parking, three lots. ygfarmersmarket.com.

Young At Art is open mall hours, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays; and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Westfield Broward, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation. Features one-of-a-kind interactive exhibits and programming by South Florida-based artists. youngatartmuseum.org.

Zoo Miami, 12400 SW 152 St., Miami. Fifth largest zoo in the United States and as a subtropical facility, cares for a wide variety of animals from Asia, Australia, Africa, and the Americas. zoomiami.org.

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