* National Association of African American in Human Resources invites you to Speed Networking Mixer:
· Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Piano Hollywood, 5805 Seminole Way, Hollywood, Fla.
· Tuesday, Nov. 10 – First Time Home Buyer Workshop, at 6:30 at the Urban League of Broward County
· Monday, Nov, 16 – National Day of Empowerment: Tweet & Greet, at 6:30 p.m., at the Urban League of Broward County
· Tuesday, Nov. 17 – YPN Holiday Party, at 7 p.m., at Reber (Davie)
· Friday, Nov. 20 – Game Night, from 7:30 p.m. to 12 midnight, stay tune for details
· Saturday, Nov. 21 – Community Service, at 8:30 a.m. at Urban Farm.
Stay connected for more info.
This is your last chance in 2015 to experience a crowd-pleasing Destination Friday event, Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
To kick off the observance of Anti-Bullying Week, Nov. 9-13, 2015 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is collaborating with Stand Strong USA, to host a powerful and motivational event aimed at saving lives and ending bullying, Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at 9 a.m., at Parkway Middle School, 3600 N.W. Fifth Ct., Fort Lauderdale Fla. The event features celebrated worldwide motivational and inspirational keynote speaker Nick Vujicic from Australia. For additional info call Aimee Wood, at (754) 321-1655.
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Rev. Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park, 2520 NW 6 Street, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Healthy Community Zone Kickoff presented by Health & Human Service Innovations and Partnerships Transforming Our Comm-unity’s Health for the Broward Municipal Services District. Free health screenings, Affordable Care Act enrollment, Zumba sessions, raffle and giveaways.
Central County Community News Empowering the Community Today for a More Vibrant Tomorrow Healthy Community Zone Kickoff, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Reverend Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park, 2520 N.W. Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Central County has been selected as one the first Healthy Community Zones (HCZ) by the Broward Regional Health Planning Councils (BRHPC) Transforming Our Community’s Health (TOUCH) partnership initiative. The designation will focus on the neighborhoods of Roosevelt Gardens, Washington Park, Boulevard Gardens and Franklin Park.
Free Transportation to the Healthy Community Zone event, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park, 2520 N.W. Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Free transportation will be provided to attendees of the Healthy Community Zone event. Attendees will be picked-up and dropped-off at the neighborhood comm-unity centers to and from the event location.
* Job FairJob Fair
District 9 Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness, Need a Job? Come to the Broward County District 9 Job Fair, meet with hiring managers, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Full-Time, Part-Time, Temporary, Holiday, free admission and free parking. For additional info call Dahia Baker at (954) 513-0563.
Chi Psi Omega Chapter Partners to Rid Street of Liter
Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Connection and Target IV: Environmental Ownership Committees are hosting their quarterly street cleanup at the intersection of Sample and Rock Island Roads, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, November 7, 2015. Community volunteers interested in participating are asked to contact Josetta B. Patterson at (954) 410-6673 or visit www.chipsiomega.org.
The community is invited to participate in a Justice or Else Town Hall Meeting, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 at 3 p.m., at 1554 N.W. Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call Sister Leslie at (954) 918-9240.
Parks & Recreation, City of Fort Lauderdale in conjunction with Martial Arts Foundation International presents MAF 2015 27th Annual Karate, Kung Fu & Tae Kwon Do Martial Arts Tournament, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 at 9 a.m., at Joseph C. Carter Park Gym, (1500 block of W. Sunrise Blvd.,) Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
* Happenings Around The City of Happenings Around The City of
* The City of Fort Lauderdale proudly welcome the 56th International Boat Show, Thurs-day, Nov. 5 through Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. For more info about the Fort Lauderdale International visit www.flibs.com
* Williams C. Morris American Legion Post 36, Veterans Day Celebration, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 at 11 a.m., at Sandy Nininger Statue, Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk. For more info visit www.fortlauderdale.gov.
* Light Up Lauderdale, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 at 6 p.m., at Esplanade Park, 400 S.W. Second St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (and along the Down-town Riverwalk). For details. Visit www.goriverwalk.com
* Job SeekersJob Seekers
The City of Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) has teamed up with the following organizations to host hiring events for job seekers:
• Monday, Nov 9, 2015 – from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., with Sitel at 2528 N.W. 19 St., Pompano Beach, Fla.
• Thursday, Nov. 12 – from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., with Isle Casino at 777 Isle of Capri Circle, Pompano Beach, Fla
• Tuesday, Nov. 17 – from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with Salvation Army at 50 N.E. First St., Pompano Beach, Fla.
We are asking job seekers to join us for a seasonal employ-ment, or full-time job now.
The Pompano Beach CRA Job Placement Center provides links to the residents and businesses of the community with career / growth opportunities through the creation of networks, training, education and individual support.
The Veterans Coalition of South Florida will presents their annual Veterans Day Program, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 at 9:30 a.m., at Veteran’s Park,9400 W. Palmetto Park, Rd., West of Boca Raton, Fla. For additional info call (561) 963-6755.
The Wiz, Thursday, Nov. 12, 13, 14, 15, 2015, Thurs. – Sat. at 7:30 p.m. * Sunday, Matinee at 4 p.m., at Dillard Center For the Arts Theatre, 2501 N.W. 11 St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Book, music, lyrics by William F. Brown and Charlie Smalls, directed by Angela J. Thomas.
* Rummage SaleRummage Sale
Philadelphia New Christian Center is sponsoring a Break-fast Sale & Rummage, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon, at PNLCC, 319 S.W. 27 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For additional info call Herbert (954) 687-7690.
Festival of Thanksgiving, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 from 2 to 5 p.m., at 2190 S.E. Sixth St., Pompano Beach, Fla. For more info call (954) 941-3709 or www.SixthStreetChurchofChrist.com
Northwest Federated Woman’s Club of Broward County, Inc. 1938-2015 Celebrates 77th Anniversary, Honoring Unsung Community Supporters, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 from 4 to 7 p.m., at 2161 N.W. 19 St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Happy Birthday!!
Volunteer Baseball Coaches Certification/Training, your community baseball program needs you’re your involvement. If you enjoy working with kids, teaching, and positively influencing youth, this is where you can make a difference. Get involved at Carter Park and Osswalk Park, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 at 6:30 p.m., at Osswalk Park 2220 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (754) 828-5411 or (954) 828-6455.
Miramar Cultural Center ArtsPark offers a free audience participatory presentation introducing Proyecto Papalotl, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at 2 p.m., in the Miramar Botanical Garden, Miramar Town Center, 2400 Civic Center Place, Mira-mar, Fla. For additional info the Danza Mesoamerican community participatory presentation, email Education@miramarculturalcenter.org or contact Kelly Armstead at (954) 602-4519. – Free and open to the public.
The Patch Urban Farm and Market will host its annual Fall Harvest Festival in celebration, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 1201 W. Dania Beach Blvd., Dania, Beach, Fla. For additional info call (954) 924-6801.
Pompano Beach Arts is proud to presents two spectacular concerts, during one weekend filled with the music of legends, The Music and Magic of Michael Jackson, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., and Windborne Symphony Queen/Led Zeppeline, Sunday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Pompano Beach Arts, 41 N.E. First St., Pompano Beach, Fla. For cost and additional info call (954) 284-0141.
Dillard High School monthly class meeting, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015 at 4:30 p.m., at the Black Firefighter’s Hall, 1621 N.W. Sistrunk Blvd., S.W. corner of N.W. 17 Ave., and N.W. Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
* Health FairHealth Fair
“Taking Back The City” Free Community Health Fair & Outreach, Sunday. Nov. 22, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at E. Pat Larkins Community Center, 520 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Pompano Beach, Fla. For more info call Vivian Bryant, Inner City Out-reach Ministreis Coordinator at (954) 249-4137.
Dillard Class 1968 hosting their annual pre-holiday Dinner/Dance/Party, Saturday Nov. 28, 2015 at 8 p.m. until at the Northwest Federated Women’s’ Club Bldg. For ticket info contact Annette Barnes-Walters at (754) 224-7317.