The annual Back to School Family Health Fair will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 from 9 a.m. 12 noon at Lauderdale Manor Early Learning and Resource Center, 1400 N.W. 14 Ct., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Children will be provided with free immunizations, physicals, dental and vision screening, backpacks, school supplies and lunch (while supplies last). Adults will have access to medical screening for diabetes and high blood pressure.
* Voter Registration DriveVoter Registration Drive
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Chi Psi Omega Chapter’s Connection Committee will sponsor a voter registration drive on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Lauderdale Manors Resource Center, 1400 N.W. 14 Ct., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The event is for community persons in need of a new voter regis-tration, lost card, address up-date or any other changes. For additional info, call (954) 410-6673 or visit the chapter’s website, Chipsiomega@info.org or on Face Book.
The Eta Nu The Eta Nu Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Pompano Beach, Florida will initiate a Voter Awareness Campaign leading up to the Primary and Mid-Term Elections beginning Saturday Aug. 2 – Nov. 1, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the following major thoroughfares in Pompano Beach: Dixie Hwy. & Atlantic Blvd.; Atlantic Blvd. & Powerline Rd.; and MLK Blvd. & Powerline Rd. Primary & Mid-Term Elections Matter – Please Vote!!!
The City of Lauderdale Lakes will host a free, two-day Community Resource Fair, Friday, Aug. 8, and Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Lauderdale Lakes Multipurpose Center, 4340 N.W. 36 St., Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. For more info call (954) 535-2800.
* THE BIG 40 PARTY WEEKENDTHE BIG 40 PARTY WEEKEND
Broward County-Wide Class of ‘74 Cordially Invites you to join us for our 40th Year Anniversary. All Classes are welcomed to celebrate with us.
* August 8 – 10, 2014
* Friday, August 8 – Meet & Greet Reception – Cost $ 30pp
* Saturday, August 9 – Dinner & Dance Gala – Cost pp
* Sunday, August 10 – Luncheon – Barbeque Feast – Cost pp
Discounted Price to Attend ALL above Activities – Cost pp
RSVP to: Class74Reunion@aol.com or contact: Linda Bush (754) 244-3178 RSVP – Deadline July 4, 2014
ACOSS a division of DOMES Foundation and SweetRebound Foundation host a Second Annual Back to School event, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at C.W. Thomas Park, 800 N.W. Second St., Dania, Fla. For more info call Demetria Robinson at (945) 548-7597.
* Health FairHealth Fair
Brown’s Temple F.B.H. Church invites you to their Community Outreach & Health Fair on Aug. 9, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1081 N. Powerline Rd., Pompano Beach, Fla. There will be free school supplies and book bags. A representative from Habitat of Humanity will discuss how to apply for their housing program. For more info call Darlene Ponder at (954) 917-8099 or email@example.com.
The Crockett Foundation will host its 6th Annual Health Festival in Partnership with Zeta Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Pompano Citi Centre 1955 N. Fed Hwy. Pompano Beach, Fla. (Vendors needed contact Henri Crockett at henri@Crockettfoundation.org
Crystal Lake Middle School hosts ‘Back to School Community Connection”, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Pompano Citi Centre, 1955 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach, Fla. For more info call (754) 322-3100.
Lauderdale Lakes Libarary presents “Selecting Your Judicial Candidates” on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library and Cultural Center, 3580 W. Okld Pk. Blvd. Come and learn how to get in-formation on the judicial candidates.
* Youth ExplosionYouth Explosion
Children and Youth Explosion, “Taking Out the Trash”, Tuesday, Aug. 12 thru Thursday, Aug. 14, from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m., and a “Blow Out Musical Concert”, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 at 7 p.m., at First Baptist Church Piney Grove, 4699 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. Rev. Dr. Derrick J. Hughes.
Broward Health Cora E. Braynon Family Health Center will host summer immunization fairs to provide children access to immunizations and school physicals for this upcoming school year. Our professional medical staff is able to accomm-odate diverse families at Cora E. Braynon Family Health Center, Friday, August 15, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 200 N.W. Seventh Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Immunization will safeguard children against diseases such as pertussis (whooping cough), measles, rubella, influenza and other diseases adversely influencing the healthcare status of young children in the community. For more info or to book an appointment, contact (954) 759-6600
Back To School Extravaganza sponsored by “Do You Have The Time Foundation”, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 4699 W. Okld. Pk. Blvd., Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. Free school supplies (limited supplies), boys haircuts, girls hair style (Hair must be washed and or relaxed prior to attending). For more info call Dawn Collie at (954) 691-7041 or Aletha Collie at (945) 802-1611.
Democratic Women’s Club of Northeast Broward monthly meeting, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at 7 p.m., at Emma Lou Olson Civic Center, 1801 N.E. Sixth St., Pompano Beach, Fla. Celebrating Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26. 1920, when women won the right to vote. Refreshments will be served. For further info contact Maggie Davidson at (954) 942-8711.
A free monthly workshop series presented by the Office of Economic and Small Business Development in partnership with the Purchasing Division, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m., at South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Featured topic: Broward County Certified Agency Buyers (CAB) Reverse Trade Show. Showcase your company’s products and services directly to Broward County buyers.
The newly formed Carlton B. Moore Freedom Foundation is sponsoring two Inaugural events in Fort Lauderdale. On Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 a reception at the Fort Lauderdale Woman’s Club and Saturday, Aug. 23, a Bid Whist Tournament at the Elks Lounge. For tickets or more information go to: FaceBook Carlton B Moore Foundation or EventBrite.com/CarltonBMooreFreedomFoundation.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Students Services Department and community members, Educational Re-Engagement Fair, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Broward College – Central Campus, Building 19, 3501 S.W. Davie Rd., Davie, Fla. For more info call Shirley Baker, at (754) 321-1562
* Breakfast Breakfast
Kiwanis of Central Broward Fish & Grits Breakfast, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 from 8 to 10:30 a.m., West Ken Lark Park 1321 N.W. 33 Ave., Lauderhill, Fla. There is a donation fee .For more info (954) 735-0619.
The 100 Black Men of Great-er Fort Lauderdale has partnered with Nova Southeastern Huizenga School of Business. As part of the new partnership, Nova will host the Leadership Academy, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., on their Davie Campus in the Carl DeSantis Building, 3301 College Ave., Davie, Fl. There is a fee for the 12 week session which covers materials, snacks, etc. For additional info call (954) 519-0002 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
* Prayer Rally For PeacePrayer Rally For Peace
Dr. Marcus D. Davidson, Senior Pastor of New Mount Olive Baptist Church, South Florida Pastors, elected officials, law enforcement leaders and the Westside Gazette newspaper will host a Prayer Rally for Peace. The Rally will be held Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6 p.m., in the Main Sanctuary of New Mount Olive Baptist Church located at 400 N.W. Ninth Ave, Fort Lauderdale Fla. Dr. Davidson states, “In light of the recent events in Ferguson, MO, we must come together to address the issues as a com-munity and provide our support through prayer. We must ensure that peace prevails among our people and in our community. This is not just a Prayer Rally for Ferguson, MO; this is a call for peace nation-wide.” Dr. Davidson is encouraging the community, parents and youth to participate in this Rally.
Mt. Hermon African Methodist Episcopal Church Ecumenical Outreach Ministry will sponsor their annual Community Bazaar and Fellowship Day, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the church 404 N.W. Seventh Terr. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Rev. Henry E. Green, Sr. pastor. For more infor call (954) 463-6309, Anne Naves (954) 486-3148 or Rev. Dr. Pat L.C. Jackson (727) 271-4334.