This is a list of reader-submitted public events, virtual and in-person. CDC physical distancing and other guidelines may apply. Use the contact information to verify details. All programs and activities are subject to change without notice.
Thin Mint Sprint 5K Race, 7-9 a.m. May 1. presented by Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida. Participants receive a chip-timed race bib, finisher medal, event shirt, awards in different categories, and a box of Thin Mint cookies. Okeeheelee Park, 7715 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561-427-0177. gssef.org/en/activities/ThinMintSprint.html. $25-$45.
Friendship Circle’s Walking 4 Friendship, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. May 1. A 3K to raise awareness for children and young adults with special needs. Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St., Miami. 305-484-5136. walking4friendship.com/Account/Register. Free.
Plantation SDA Church ‘End of School Sports Day’, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 1. Celebrate the end of the school year. Volunteer Park, 12050 W. Sunrise Blvd, Plantation. 305-520-9523. eventbrite.com/e/307155930657. Free.
Alexandra Alessandri, 2-3 p.m., May 1, children’s book author will read, “Isabel and Her Colores Go to School.” Spanish River Library, 1501 NW Spanish River Blvd., Boca Raton. 561-393-7852. bocalibrary.org.
GOGO MOAD at the Little Haiti Book Festival, 3:30-4 p.m. May 1. Museum of Art and Design at MDC hosts. Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami. 305-237-7700. moadmdc.org/learn/gogo-moad. Free.
Boca Raton Garden Club 1 p.m., May 3. John Goss, horticulturist and owner of JG Tropical Plants, offers advice with Botanical and Propagation presentation. Boca Raton Garden Club Clubhouse, 4281 NW Third Ave., Boca Raton. bocaratongardenclub.org. 561-395-9376. Free.
May Mini-Course: Contending with the Contemporary, 10-11:30 a.m. May 3-24. Four-part course led by Karen Leader. Norton Museum of Art, 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 561-832-5196. bit.ly/3uTq2e3.
Tai Chi and the Study of the Tao Te Ching, Finding Health, Harmony & Happiness, 12:30-2 p.m. May 3. Lifelong Learning Classrooms, Ely Myerson Continuing Education Hall, Florida Atlantic University, Building CEH 31D, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. 561-297-3185. bit.ly/3Dmi1Rj. $35-$130.
10 Days of Connection Experience at Art and Culture Center, 6:30 p.m. May 4. Special screening and panel discussion of documentary short film Open Dialogues: Black Voices | Black Stories. Art and Culture Center, 1650 Harrison St., Hollywood. 954-921-3274. artandculturecenter.org/black-voices-black-stories. Free.
Yom HaZikaron, Yom Ha’Atzmaut and Humans of Israel Photographic Exhibit, 7 p.m., May 4, Honor Israel’s fallen soldiers and victims of terror. Temple Shaarel Shalom, 9085 Hagen Ranch Road, Boynton Beach. bit.ly/3OpqXKX.
2022 Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series, 6 p.m. Thursdays, May 5-Dec. 1, online, in partnership with Save Our Seas Foundation. mods.org/2022saveourseas. Free.
The Palm Beaches Student Showcase of Films, 9:30 a.m.; awards show 10:30 a.m. May 6, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, 1001 E. Indiantown Road, Jupiter. RSVP by email to [email protected] or call 561-233-1000. pbfilm.com/ssof.
Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing, May 6-8, Florida Saltwater Weekend Seminar. Fishing locations vary. ladiesletsgofishing.com. 954-475-9068. Registration fee $79-$89.
Boca Bacchanal, May 6-7, Festival weekend supports the heritage education programs of The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum and the Boca Raton Historical Society. Festivities, like one-of-a-kind vintner dinners, are held in private homes and historic venues throughout Boca Raton. Email [email protected] 561-395-6766. Fundraiser tickets $200-up. bocabacchanal.com.
MONFRÈRE’s Limited Motorsport Capsule and DJ Leo Supra live music, 5-8 p.m. May 6. Live music and Monfrère complimentary race day inspired personalization for purchases made during the event. Nordstrom, Aventura Mall, 19507 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. 786-862-4115. bit.ly/3LeLD6m.
Million Dollar May Campaign Celebration, 6-9 p.m., May 6, Parkland Cares is celebrating a milestone: Their upcoming round of grant awards to local mental health nonprofits, Deja Blue Restaurant, 7805 N. University Drive, Parkland. RSVP required. tinyurl.com/PCMillionDollarMay.
Navy Days, 6-9 p.m. May 6, Navy Band Southeast performs military and patriotic favorites, as well as rock and brass band songs. Jaco Pastorius Park, 4000 N. Dixie Highway, Oakland Park. Food for purchase. Free. oaklandparkfl.gov/572/Navy-Days.
All Kids Included Announces 16th annual Family Arts Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., May 7, This all-abilities event features performances by Manual Cinema of Leonardo! and more. South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211 St., Cutler Bay. bit.ly/3vDzL7q.
First Friday Jazz Jam, 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 6-June 3. Local jazz students jam with professional jazz quartet led by Nicole Yarling, jazz musician and educator. ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-524-0805. goldcoastjazz.org. Free.
11th annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Celebration, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 7. Culture, traditions, history and music. Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. mods.org/asianpacific.
Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami: Musical theater program, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. May 7-Dec. 17. Miami Hispanic Cultural Arts Center, 111 SW Fifth Ave., Miami. Call 786-747-1877 for more information or go to cubanclassicalballetofmiami.org.
The Art of Paper: From the Holy Land to the Americas, 2-3 p.m. May 7. Exploring how paper shaped the transmission of ideas. Norton Museum of Art, 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 561-832-5196. norton.org.
Derby Day with Bryant Park Neighborhood Association, 4:30-7:30 p.m. May 7. Watch the Kentucky Derby on the big screen. Prizes, raffles and Derby Sweeps. Rudy’s Pub Downtown Lake Worth, 21 South J St., Lake Worth. 561-706-7516. facebook.com/BRYANTPARKNEIGHBORHOOD. $10.
Wandering the Wilderness Exhibit, 5-9 p.m. May 7. Featuring “Outsider Art” from the collection at National Arts Exhibitions of the Mentally Ill Inc. MAD Studios, 481 S. Federal Highway, Dania Beach. bit.ly/36Owfid.
Lauren Daigle tribute night, 7 p.m., May 7, featuring Jennell Eve. Metropolitan Community Church of the Palm Beach Gardens, 4857 Northlake Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. 561-775-5900. bit.ly/3v1sJKw.
Mother’s Day in the Garden, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., May 8, Mother’s Day picnic basket and mimosa tasting available for purchase. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Miami. fairchildgarden.org/events/mothers-day-at-the-garden.
Why We Sing spring concert, 8-10 p.m. May 7. Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus 35th anniversary presentation. United Church of Christ, 2501 NE 30th St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-832-0060. fortlauderdalegaymenschorus.org.
Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society meeting, 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 9. Florida Native Orchids, presented by Rich Ackerman. Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie. flamingogardensorchidsociety.com. 954-347-2738.
2022 National Senior Games, 6 a.m.-7 p.m. May 10-23. Join the 2022 National Senior Games as a volunteer. Fort Lauderdale Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 305-807-7228. nsga.com/volunteer. Free.
Behavioral Health Conference: The Power of Prevention, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. May 10. Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie. UnitedWayBroward.org/BHC2022. $85-$105.
Senior Spelling Bee, 11:30 a.m., May 10. Carl Shechter Southwest Focal Point Community Center, 301 NW 103rd Ave., Pembroke Pines. 954-450-6888.
Queer Caribbeans, Resilience, Resistance and Reimaging, 6-8 p.m., May 10, Opening reception of multimedia, historical retrospective showcase, exhibits through July 3, Island SPACE Caribbean Museum, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., #1422, Plantation. islandspacefl.org/socialjustice.
Rennie Harris University Hip Hop and Street Dance Cypher Intensive, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. May 12-15. For dancers, and mature students. Miami Dade College Kendall Campus, 11011 SW 104th St., Miami. 305-992-8168. rennieharrisuniversity.org/spring2022miami.
Comedian Natalie Cuomo: NY’s Bad Girl of Comedy, 8-10 p.m. May 12. Boca Black Box, 8221 Glades Road, Boca Raton. 407-235-2205. bit.ly/3rGJ0mc. $36.50.
Dance Performance, Palm Beach County, 8 p.m. May 12, Limón Dance Company joins Dance NOW! Miami for Program III. Duncan Theatre, 4200 S. Congress Ave., Lake Worth. dancenowmiami.org. 305-975-8489.
Nurse Week Appreciation Event, 3-9 p.m., May 12, Event for nurses feature speakers, refreshments, networking, giveaways, well-being stations, hosted by the Florida Nurses Association Southeast Region. Florida Atlantic University Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, 777 Glades Road, Caring Center, Boca Raton. bit.ly/3L02B8A.
Used Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 13 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 14, including CDs and DVDs, presented by the Friends of the Ethel M. Gordon Oakland Park Library, 1298 NE 37th St., Oakland Park.
The Art of Travel, 7-9 p.m., May 13, Encountering new cultures while discovering yourself, featuring Joseph Rosendo, host of PBS Travelscope, and Dr. Will Aguila. Pompano Beach Library, Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center, 50 W. Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach. bit.ly/37QdZoW.
Paranormal Investigation, 7-10 p.m. May 13. Old Davie School Historical Museum, 6650 Griffin Road, Davie. 954-797-1044. bit.ly/3LjhG5j. $35-$40.
Dance Performance, Broward County, 7:30 p.m., May 13, Limón Dance Company joins Dance NOW! Miami for Program III. Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. dancenowmiami.org. 305-975-8489.
City of Tamarac presents Movies In The Park, 8 p.m. through May 13. Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th St., Tamarac. 954-597-3620. Tamarac.org/SpecialEvents. Free.
Birds Of Paradise by Pioneer Winter Collective, 8 p.m. May 13-14. Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami. 305-547-5414. bit.ly/3jZIfQT $28.
Eye of the Storm, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. May 14, Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. Demonstrations, information and activities to educate the community about Hurricane Season which spans June-Nov. 30; touch a truck, meet and greet, wind tunnel construction zone and more. mods.org/2022eyeofthestorm
Dance Performance, Aventura, 8 p.m., May 14, Limón Dance Company joins Dance NOW! Miami for Program III. Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, 3385 NE 188th St., Aventura. dancenowmiami.org. 305-975-8489.
Ballet Flamenco La Rosa presents En el Abismo, 8 p.m. May 14-15. Miami Dade College’s Koubek Center, 2705 SW Third St., Miami. 954-471-0759. bit.ly/39nDRcx.
Checkmate! 9-11 a.m., May 14. Mayor’s Chess Challenge with Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank C. Ortis. Pembroke Lakes Golf Club 19 Restaurant, 10500 Taft St., Pembroke Pines. ppines.com/specialevents.
9th annual Military Appreciation Day, 2-6 p.m. May 14. Harris Field Park, 1034 NE Eighth St., Homestead. bit.ly/3Kn2see. Free.
Florida Grand Opera: Agrippina, 6-9 p.m. May 14-19. One of George Frideric Handel’s earliest operatic compositions tells the story of one of opera’s fiercest leading ladies. Scottish Rite Temple, 471 NW Third St, Miami. 800-741-1010. bit.ly/3Ml8cX3.
South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble, 7:30-10 p.m. May 14. Featuring the Island City Stage, to present Tales from Broadway. Broward Center for Performing Arts’ Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-667-9228. browardcenter.org/events/detail/tales-from-broadway.
Celebrate Israel with a 5K Run, 7 a.m., May 15, Dreher Park South, 5683-5705 Dreher Trail S., West Palm Beach. bit.ly/3EAccAn
Florida Festival Polonaise, 3:30-9 p.m., May 15. Polish culture, music, dance, celebrities, food, and beverages. Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. bit.ly/3My3mpB.
Tradition, 4-6 p.m. May 15. Indian Classical Music program. ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-885-1466. bit.ly/36NNQ9S.
Voices of Angels Art show, VIP networking 4-5 p.m.; art show 5-8 p.m., May 15, hosted by the The Mental Wellness Networking Alliance, benefitting Eagles’ Haven Wellness Center. Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs. bit.ly/386Q8Ba.
Mozart & Salieri de Alexander Pushkin, A Theatrical Concerto, 5 p.m. May 15. Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami. 305-547-5414. bit.ly/3y11jGz.
C[h]oral Stories and Collective Actions, 6-8 p.m. May 15. Art and Culture Center/Hollywood, 1650 Harrison St., Hollywood. 954-921-3274. artandculturecenter.org/choral-stories. $4-$7.
May Seabirds on the Bay: Sunset Cruise, 7-9 p.m., May 15, Sunset birding cruise presented by the Pelican Harbor Seabird Station. Crandon Park Marina, 4000 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. pelicanharbor.org/seabirdcruise. 305-762-7633. $50.
Alhambra Orchestra Season Finale, 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 15. Performing William Grant Still’s Afro-American Symphony and Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante. FIU Wertheim Performing Arts Center, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami. 305-668-9260. alhambraorchestra.org.
Naming True, 8 p.m., May 15, Play reading of an intimate tale of survival, redemption, and the deep desire to share our stories. Arts Garage, 94 NE Second Ave., Delray Beach. 561-450-6357 artsgarage.org.
Wildflowers, Book Signing, Native Plant Drawing, 7:30 p.m., May 17. Hosted by the Palm Beach chapter of the Florida Native Plant Societyy. UF/IFAS Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. 561-247-3677. palmbeach.fnpschapters.org.
US Coast Guard National Safe Boating Week kickoff, 8 a.m. May 21, Opal Grand Resort, 10 N. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach. Beach cleanup; Guest Speaker: Philippe Cousteau Jr.; food trucks, activities. bit.ly/3LmyYOF.
Afro Roots Festival, May 21-22, ArtsPark at Young Circle, 1 N. Young Circle, Hollywood. bit.ly/3KmVGVR
Final Sing, 7:30 p.m., May 21 FGO Studio Artists Recitals of favorite arias and scenes from the world’s most beloved operas. Center for Spiritual Living, 4849 N. Dixie Highway, Oakland Park. bit.ly/3KlVDJJ.
Art Exhibition, 5-7 p.m., May 21-June 9, Featuring work created by students from Art of the Phoenix, the Armory Art Center’s outreach program for youth in trauma recovery. Armory Art Center, 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach. bit.ly/37i05vx.
Mindbender Mansion, May 21-Sept. 4. Cox Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Trail N., West Palm Beach. coxsciencecenter.org or call 561-832-1988.
Family Fun Fair, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. May 22. For families with transgender and nonbinary children, hosted by TransKids Purple Rainbow Foundation and Stand with Trans. Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach. bit.ly/3JZmonc.
Boca, 8 p.m. through May 22. Comedy follows a group of retirees who, between golf, bridge and Botox, can be found bickering, gossiping and living it up like they’re teenagers again. GableStage, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. 305-445-1119. bit.ly/3j9vR0n. $35-$65.
Juxtaposition, student art exhibition, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. through May 25. Broward College’s Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, 3501 Davie Road, Davie. 954-201-6843. calendar.broward.edu. Free.
The Belle of Amherst by William Luce, 7:30 p.m. May 29-June 5. One-woman show based on the life of Emily Dickinson. Palm Beach Dramaworks, 201 Clematis St, West Palm Beach. 561-514-4042. palmbeachdramaworks.org. $59-$94.
Memorial Day Events, 9 a.m. commemorative ceremony, May 30, Boca Raton Cemetery and Mausoleum, 451 SW Fourth Ave., Boca Raton; 7 p.m. concert, Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton. 561-393-7807. myboca.us/specialevents.
Coconut Creek Memorial Day Ceremony, 9-11 a.m. May 30. Hosted by the American Legion Post 170 and City of Coconut Creek. Veterans Park, 3550 Lyons Road, Coconut Creek. 954-545-6682. coconutcreek.net. Free.
Memorial Day Ceremony, 9 a.m. May 30. Veterans Memorial Park, 7044 NW First St., Margate. 954-935-5306. margatefl.com. Free.
Parent-Child Workshops, 3:30-4:30 p.m. through May 30. TeachLab Palm Beach parenting classes. Morton and Barbara Mandel Recreation Center, 340 Seaview Ave., Palm Beach. 561-838-5485. palmbeachrecreation.com. $38-$47.
First Friday Jazz Jam, 7:30-9:30 p.m. through June 3. ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-524-0805. goldcoastjazz.org. Free.
2022 Children’s BookFest, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., June 4, kick-off for Broward County Library’s 2022 Summer Learning Program. West Regional Library, 8601 W Broward Blvd., Plantation. bit.ly/3kqmBpa
Daddy Daughter Dance, 6-9 p.m., June 4, Greenacres Community Center Banquet Hall, Greenacres. For fathers and all father figures and for daughters age 4 and up, featuring dinner, dessert, dancing, photos, fun and games. Advance registration required. No ticket sales at the door. 561-642-2090. bit.ly/3rzWznF.
Brighton Beach Memoirs, June 10-25, Florida Atlantic University, Kaye Auditorium of the Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca fauevents.com 561-297-6124.
Pinecrest Gardens Blooms at Night with Bruce Munro: Forest and Field of Light, 6-9 p.m. through June 21. Pinecrest Gardens, 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest. 305-669-6990. pinecrestgardens.org. $20.
Second Career Artists, through June 24, Boynton Beach Arts & Cultural Center, 125 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. boynton-beach.org/, 561-742-6221.
Broadway Artists Intensive Junior, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 27-July 1, One-week introductory session for students ages 9-13. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. See audition information at thebroadwayartistsintensive.com.’
Contempo! 7-10 p.m. through June 10. The Box Gallery, 811 Belvedere Road B, West Palm Beach. 786-521-1199. theboxgallery.info. Free; donations accepted at the door.
Rent, July 15-31, Florida Atlantic University, Kaye Auditorium of the Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca fauevents.com 561-297-6124.
Big Band Hits from the Golden Age, July 16-17, Florida Atlantic University, Kaye Auditorium of the Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca fauevents.com 561-297-6124.
Enriched Life Discussion Group, 7-9 p.m. through July 20. Via Zoom. 305-968-1257. myenrichedlife.com/workshops. Free.
Aloha Polynesian Culture & Seafood Festival, 11-7 p.m., July 9; noon-6 p.m. July 10, Jaco Pastorius Park, 4000 N. Dixie Highway, Oakland Park. General admission $10, children under 12 admitted free. bit.ly/3Li18ui.
Women to Women Empowerment Concert, 6 p.m., July 10, With Karyn White, Shirley Murdock, Cherelle and Michel’le. Miramar Regional Park Amphitheater, 16801 Miramar Parkway, Miramar. bit.ly/3MwuMMD.
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.
Second Sunday by the Shore, The LOOP, Las Olas Oceanside Park through July. Bring a picnic blanket and lawn chair, and enjoy a rotation of live music, interactive experiences. bit.ly/3HW0lxy.
Miami Record Fair, noon-5 p.m. 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.
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. Free.
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. $12.
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. $12.
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.
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.
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. weekends through Dec. 17. Hilarious and challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort, 16701 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach. 866-496-0535. eventvesta.com/events/11515/t/tickets. $61.99.
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.
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, skate-boarding, 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. Bonnet 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 [email protected] 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. Visit broward.org/library. Free.
Butler House Tour, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, April 16-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. $22.50-$32.50. 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. In-person visits noon-5 p.m., Thursday-Sunday. Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. $8-$15.
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-long outdoor science trail. coxsciencecenter.org or call 561-832-1988.
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.
The Frank to you: Virtual workshops & lectures. In this virtual classroom, guests of all ages can watch video art-making workshops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings. New content added regularly. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. Visit thefrankgallery.org or bit.ly/2FtWCfE. Free.
Gumbo Limbo. 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. Visit gumbolimbo.org or call 561-544-8605.
History Fort Lauderdale, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 1-3:30 p.m. daily. 954-463-4431. historyfortlauderdale.org/museum. $15. Free for military and children under 6.
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. $30-$37.
Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84, Sunrise. Model airplane filed, target range, bike trials. markhampark.com/. 954-357-8868.
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. $25-$35 a person. mccarthyswildlife.com or follow on Facebook.
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233 morikami.org.
Mounts Botanical Gardens, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. See the new 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. $10-$12.
Museum of Science & Discovery. Offers on-site educational activities for all age groups, plus resources, and high-quality 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 or on Facebook, and YouTube. Prices vary; some activities are free.
Nova Southeastern University, Lifelong Learning Institute. Times and dates vary at Nova Southeastern University’s LLI. Features classes, presentations and programs for seniors via Zoom. Register for link at bit.ly/2Chw0wK. Call 954-262-8471 or email [email protected] $30 a month or $15 each.
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/parks/pages/okeeheelee-center.aspx.
Palm Beach County Library digital events. Many classes and programs are held on Zoom. Participants must preregister. Download a PDF with instructions and then sign up for things. 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. pelicanharbor.org. 305-762-7633.
Pompano Beach Arts, Virtual exhibitions feature Space Shuttle Challenger. John Chakeres’s photos of the early years of the Space Shuttle program have been acclaimed worldwide. 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. Free.
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 was begun in the year 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.
Yellow Green Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-7 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. $8. See youngatartmuseum.org for online activities.
Zoo Miami, 12400 SW 152 St., Miami. Fifth largest zoo in the United States and as a sub-tropical facility, cares for a wide variety of animals from Asia, Australia, Africa, and the Americas. zoomiami.org.