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* Program Program
Christ Resurrection Community Church is hosting a Feeding Program for youth up to age 18. The program runs Monday thru Friday with breakfast beginning at 9 a.m. and lunch starting at noon. In addition we are giving out bags of food on Saturday at noon. Both are free. For more info call Deacon Baron at (954) 298 5753.
The Fourth Annual African Diaspora Dance & Drum Festival of Florida to be held Friday Aug. 2-4, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., at the Little Haiti Cultural Center 212 N.E. 59 Terr., Miami, Fla. For additional info call (305) 804-7620.
* Health FairHealth Fair
Broward County Public Schools Back to School Rally Health Fair, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Lauderdale Manors Elementary, 1400 N.W. 14 Ct., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. participating schools: Lauderdale Manors; Martin Luther King Jr., Northside Elementary; Rock Island; Sunland Park; Thurgood Marshall. For more additional info call Myrna Currie at (754) 779-5912 or Judy Tolbert at (954) 805-9389.
My Future My Choice Inc. presents College Planning 101, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Tyrone Bryant Library Osswald Park, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info or to pre-register visit our website www.myfutureinc.org or call (954) 603-1382.
* Vendors Information Vendors Information
Sixty Annual David Deal Playday, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., at Joseph C. Carter Park, Vendors Information Fees:
· Food Truck $94.00 + 6% Florida sale tax = $100
· Arts and crafts/Mer-chandise vendors $47.00 + 6% Florida sale tax = $50
Payments are due upon sub-mission of application. Please make checks payable to the City of Fort Lauderdale. For more info call Ken Roland at (954) 828-5435 or email KRoland@fortlauderdale.gov or David Deal at (954) 828-6457 or DDeal@fortlauderdale.gov
FAMU Freshmen Explosion, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., at Osswald Park 2220 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Come dressed to impress (No jeans, shorts, t-shirts, tennis shoes) casual business attire preferred. Come enjoy the presence of other Broward Freshmen head-ed to the “HILL” while enjoying games, prizes, music, entertainment, food and more. Free admission, bring FAMU acceptance info.
Back to School: Safety, Health & Wellness Fair at the Schoolhouse Children’s Museum & Learning Center, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 129 E Ocean Ave. Boynton Beach, Fla. The first 100 children will receive messenger bags, pencil pouches and toothbrushes courtesy. This event is free with paid museum admission. For more info call (561) 742-6780.
The United for Life Marriage and Family Ministry in part-nership with Lauderhill Com-missioner Howard Berger will host the Annual Community Awareness Day Health and Resource Day, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Sadkin Community Center, 1176 N.W. 42 Way, Lauderhill, Fla. For more info call (954) 730-2976 or Beverly Cuyler at (754) 246-0817.
Calling all Omega Psi Phi Fraternity members from Miami Dade College North & South, plans are being made for upcoming reunion, contact William (Sherb) Parks, at (305) 623-7991 for info.
* Conference Conference
Women’s Conference Bethel Missionary Baptist Church 2013 Women’s Conference, Total Submission to God with your whole Heart, Friday Aug 16, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. & 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Saturday, Aug 17, 2013 2211 N.W. Seventh St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Guest Speakers Minister Bridgette Edwards and Prophetess April Johnson-Bynes For details contact Sister Minnie Benjamin at (954) 445-0244. There is registration fee includes the luncheon.
* Meet & GreetMeet & Greet
Bendix/Allied Signal/Honeywell, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013 at 6 to 9 p.m., at Hard Rock Casino 1 Seminole Way Hollywood, Fla. For more info call (954) 327-7625.
The community is cordially invited to the Church Anniversary of Greater Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 at 11 a.m., at 371 N. Deerfield Avenue Beach, Fla. The Rev. E. Houston Brown, MACE, Director of Christian Education, Mt. Hermon A.M.E. Church, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., guest speaker. For additional info call (954) 303-0607.
Mount Olivet SDA Church & Serenity Family and Children Services, Back-to-School Community Celebration, Music, food and free school supplies, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 from 1 to 4 p.m., at Mt. Olivet SDA Church, 649 N.W. 15 Way, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call Cynthia Holmes at (945) 649-8979 or Jany Williams at (954) 865-469
Destiny Worship Center International presents Women of Worth Conference 2013 Fragrance of a Godly Woman, Wednesday, Aug. 14 thru Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., at Holiday Inn, 3003 N. University Dr., Sunrise, Fla. For cost and additional info call (954) 733-3211.
Mount Hermon A.M.E. Church, Fort Lauderdale, Reverend Willie J. Cook. Is sponsoring a community trip to The Holy Land Amusement Park in Orlando, Fla. The tour trip will be Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 leaving from Miami to Ft. Pierce, Fla. round-trip same day event. Donation includes entrance ticket for admission. Proceeds to assist Youth Ministry. For further info call (954) 303-0607.
Greater Pompano Beach Democratic Club monthly meet-ing, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 at 7 p.m., at E. Pat Larkins Community Center, 520 Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd., Pom-pano Beach, Fla. Gubernatorial candidate Senator Nan Rich. The meeting is free and open to the community, food and refreshment will be served. For more info contact Ronald Thurston at (954) 691-6019.
Price for NAACP Bus to March on Washington $100 Thanks to generous donors the $160 price has been dropped to $100. Bus is leaving Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. from New Way Fellowship Baptist Church, 16800 N.W. 22 Ave., Miami, returning the March. For more info call (305) 934-0244 Miami Dade Branch to sign up.
Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., Miami Chapter Annual Weekend Retreat, Friday, Aug. 23-25, 2013, at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 3974 N.W. South River Dr., Miami, Fla. For time and additional info contact Lady Walton at (305) 635-0504 or Lady Love at (786) 256-0037.
* SongFest 2013 SongFest 2013
“In The Spirit of Praise” sponsored by Voices of Praise Choir of Mount Hermon A.M.E. Church, an evening of worship and “Praise in Songs”, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 at 6 p.m., Mount Hermon A.M.E. Church, 401 N.W. Seventh Terr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Reverend Willie J. Cook. Special featured guest Herbert C. Jacobs, Mini-ster of Music at Springhill MBC, Tampa, Fla. Come out and enjoy an evening of spirit filled, soul stirring gospel music.
Alpha Phi Alpha – Zeta Alpha Lamba Chapter, Second Annual “White Party Charity Fundraiser”, August 24th, benefiting “Kids In Distress, Inc., Saturday, Aug, 24, 2013 at 8 p.m., at 2932 N. Atlantic Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call Ricky Stuart (954) 249-6403 reply to email@example.com
Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incor-porated, Initiative IV: Economic Security Committee will host its annual Business Ownership Seminar, Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 24, 2013, African American Re-search Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC), 2650 Sis-trunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – (954) 357-6282. For more info, contact us at www.ChiPsiOmega@info.org.
The Voicesof Praise Choir of Mount Hermon A.M.E. Church is hosting an evening of Worship and “Priase in Songs”. Featured guest is Herbert C. Jacobs, Minister of Music at Springfield MBC, Tampa, Fla. The event will take place on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 at 6 p.m. at Mount Hermon A.M.E. Church, 401 N.W. Seventh Terr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The event is free to the public.
A Wine/Spirits, Cheese N- Chocolate Tasting, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at 5 p.m., at Elks’s Lodge #652, 712 N.W. Second St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954) 524-9398.
The Sunshine Jazz Organization, Inc. “In Our 26th Season”, The Sunshine Jazz Concert Series, presents South Florida Jazz Hall of Famer Othello Molineaux w/very special guest vocalist Deedee Wilde, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m., at Avenue D Jazz & Blues Lounge, 8 S. Miami Ave., Miami, Fla. SJO Celebrates 27th Season, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013. For cost and additional info call (305) 371-4823 Avenuedjazz.com
The Broward Citizens for Seniors, Inc., a new non-profit organization serving the social, cultural and recreational needs of senior citizens, will hold its Installation of Officers at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at the Broward County African American Research Library and Cultural Center located at 2650 N.W. Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Membership is open to all residents 55 and over.
For additional info about the organization, call (954)288-8702 or (954)-303-4900, or visit our website at www.bcfsinc.org.
Urban League of Broward County to host “We CARE Campaign” Town Hall Meet-ing, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 from 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Urban League of Broward County-Sunshine Health Community Empowerment Center, 560 N.W. 27 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info contact Bonnie S. Sabrino at (954) 625-2545.
* Dinner SaleDinner Sale
St. Christopher Episcopal Church, Dinner Sale, Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 318 N.W. Sixth Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For additional info call (954) 306-6148.
* Rummage SaleRummage Sale
Philadelphia New Life Christian Center, Rummage Sale, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 319 S.W. 27 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Clothes, office products, computers, printers, etc. For more info contact Herbert Waters at (954) 687-7690.