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* WorkshopWorkshop

GIS Essentials Quick Start Workshop – Live, Online Class offered on Friday, Feb. 1 thru Dec. 12, 2013 (one day class) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., (PST), 12 noon to 5 p.m., (EST), with a 15 minute break halfway through. For additional info call (877) 241-6576.

* DriveDrive

The National Black Prosecutors Association (NBPA) hosting a Regional Happy Hour and Suit Drive, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Ginger Bay, 1908 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, Fla. For further info contact Melba V. Pearson at (305) 547-0410, or Carmen Lineberger at (772) 466-0899.

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* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* CelebrationsCelebrations

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
· Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 – Responding to Slavery: A Cinematic Exploration, from noon to 3 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. Call for more info (954-357-8090)
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Haitian Storytelling with Lucrece Louinis, from 2 to 3 p.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Sixth Annual Louise Bennett-Coverley Reading Festival, from 2 to 5 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 201-8825
· Monday, Feb. 4 – African-American Readin, ages 6-12, from 5 to 5:30 p.m., Carver Ranches Library, 4735 S. W. 18 St., West Park, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6245
· Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Cinema Presentation of Lady Sings the Blues starring Diana Ross, from 2 to 4 p.m., Galt Ocean Mile Reading Center, 3403 Galt Ocean Mile Dr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-7840
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Preschool Story Time, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954)357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Sharkey’s Storytime: Positively Africa! Dance and sing along with musical duo Positively Africa, ages 3-5, with caregiver, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954-262-5477)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954-201-8825)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6580
· Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-8210
· Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 – Teen Hour: Celebrating Black History Month. Enjoy a feature film and chill in the Teen Room, ages 13-18, 5 to 7 p.m. Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477

* CelebrationCelebration

Celebrates Black History Month at Riverland Park “Remembering Our Roots”, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 from 3 to 5 p.m., at Riverland Park, 950 S.W. 27 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, this event is Free, featuring live performances, light refreshement will be served. For more info call (954) 828-5320.

* BashBash

The USSSA and Taylored Athletes Basketball are proud to present the first State Qualifier of 2013, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 2-3, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Sugar Sand Park Field House, 300 S. Military Trail Boca Raton, Fla. For cost and additional info call (561) 347-3950.

* WorkshopWorkshop

SCORE Workshops for Success Boca SCORE Small Business Learning Center presents: Learn the Power of Facebook Marketing, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at 7999 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, Fla. Continental breakfast included. For cost and additional info call (561) 981-5180.

* FairFair

Broward County Public Schools to hold Educational Re-Engagement Fair, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at McFatter Technical Center, 6500 Nova Dr., Davie, Fla. This event is free and open to the community. Refreshments, door prizes and several iPod giveaways. For additional info contact Shirley Baker, at (754) 321-2461.

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* CelebrationsCelebrations

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
· Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 – Responding to Slavery: A Cinematic Exploration, from noon to 3 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. Call for more info (954-357-8090)
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Haitian Storytelling with Lucrece Louinis, from 2 to 3 p.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Sixth Annual Louise Bennett-Coverley Reading Festival, from 2 to 5 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 201-8825
· Monday, Feb. 4 – African-American Readin, ages 6-12, from 5 to 5:30 p.m., Carver Ranches Library, 4735 S. W. 18 St., West Park, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6245
· Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Cinema Presentation of Lady Sings the Blues starring Diana Ross, from 2 to 4 p.m., Galt Ocean Mile Reading Center, 3403 Galt Ocean Mile Dr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-7840
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Preschool Story Time, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954)357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Sharkey’s Storytime: Positively Africa! Dance and sing along with musical duo Positively Africa, ages 3-5, with caregiver, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954-262-5477)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954-201-8825)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6580
· Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-8210
· Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 – Teen Hour: Celebrating Black History Month. Enjoy a feature film and chill in the Teen Room, ages 13-18, 5 to 7 p.m. Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* BashBash

The USSSA and Taylored Athletes Basketball are proud to present the first State Qualifier of 2013, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 2-3, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Sugar Sand Park Field House, 300 S. Military Trail Boca Raton, Fla. For cost and additional info call (561) 347-3950.

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* CelebrationsCelebrations

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
· Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 – Responding to Slavery: A Cinematic Exploration, from noon to 3 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. Call for more info (954-357-8090)
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Haitian Storytelling with Lucrece Louinis, from 2 to 3 p.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Sixth Annual Louise Bennett-Coverley Reading Festival, from 2 to 5 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 201-8825
· Monday, Feb. 4 – African-American Readin, ages 6-12, from 5 to 5:30 p.m., Carver Ranches Library, 4735 S. W. 18 St., West Park, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6245
· Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Cinema Presentation of Lady Sings the Blues starring Diana Ross, from 2 to 4 p.m., Galt Ocean Mile Reading Center, 3403 Galt Ocean Mile Dr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-7840
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Preschool Story Time, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954)357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Sharkey’s Storytime: Positively Africa! Dance and sing along with musical duo Positively Africa, ages 3-5, with caregiver, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954-262-5477)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954-201-8825)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6580
· Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-8210
· Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 – Teen Hour: Celebrating Black History Month. Enjoy a feature film and chill in the Teen Room, ages 13-18, 5 to 7 p.m. Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* CelebrationsCelebrations

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
· Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 – Responding to Slavery: A Cinematic Exploration, from noon to 3 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. Call for more info (954-357-8090)
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Haitian Storytelling with Lucrece Louinis, from 2 to 3 p.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Sixth Annual Louise Bennett-Coverley Reading Festival, from 2 to 5 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 201-8825
· Monday, Feb. 4 – African-American Readin, ages 6-12, from 5 to 5:30 p.m., Carver Ranches Library, 4735 S. W. 18 St., West Park, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6245
· Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Cinema Presentation of Lady Sings the Blues starring Diana Ross, from 2 to 4 p.m., Galt Ocean Mile Reading Center, 3403 Galt Ocean Mile Dr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-7840
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Preschool Story Time, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954)357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Sharkey’s Storytime: Positively Africa! Dance and sing along with musical duo Positively Africa, ages 3-5, with caregiver, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954-262-5477)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954-201-8825)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6580
· Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-8210
· Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 – Teen Hour: Celebrating Black History Month. Enjoy a feature film and chill in the Teen Room, ages 13-18, 5 to 7 p.m. Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* MeetMeet

Meet Authors Chris Crowley & Jen Sacheck, Ph.D. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 from 2 to 3 p.m., at Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Second Floor Glass Room. For more info contact Barbara Miller at (954) 357-7443.

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* CelebrationsCelebrations

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
· Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 – Responding to Slavery: A Cinematic Exploration, from noon to 3 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. Call for more info (954-357-8090)
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Haitian Storytelling with Lucrece Louinis, from 2 to 3 p.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Sixth Annual Louise Bennett-Coverley Reading Festival, from 2 to 5 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 201-8825
· Monday, Feb. 4 – African-American Readin, ages 6-12, from 5 to 5:30 p.m., Carver Ranches Library, 4735 S. W. 18 St., West Park, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6245
· Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Cinema Presentation of Lady Sings the Blues starring Diana Ross, from 2 to 4 p.m., Galt Ocean Mile Reading Center, 3403 Galt Ocean Mile Dr., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-7840
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Preschool Story Time, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954)357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 6 – Sharkey’s Storytime: Positively Africa! Dance and sing along with musical duo Positively Africa, ages 3-5, with caregiver, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954-262-5477)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954-201-8825)
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6660
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-6580
· Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 357-8210
· Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 – Teen Hour: Celebrating Black History Month. Enjoy a feature film and chill in the Teen Room, ages 13-18, 5 to 7 p.m. Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr., Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Call for more info (954) 262-5477

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* LuncheonLuncheon

JNF Broward Board President, Vivian Grossman will host a luncheon at the extraordinary Broadway Collection Museum in Pompano Beach. The Broadway Collection at Costume World is an astounding exhibit of the finest costumes ever brought to the Broadway stage by the most honored and respected designers in the history of the American theatre, as part of the JNF Women for Israel Campaign on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 at Costume World in Pompano Beach. For more info contact Robbie Puritz-Hayes at (561) 447-9733 x884 or rpuritzhayes@jnf.org.

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* ProgramsPrograms

FAMU, FIU, UCF and USF board of trustees application deadline extended to March 4. The Board of Governors is looking for dynamic and diverse individuals who are interested in higher education, passionate about assisting our institutions and committed to working toward the goals of the State University System. The universities’ 13-member boards of trustees are responsible for implementing and maintaining cost effective policy and high quality educational programs. They also work to adhere to state policy, budgeting and education standards. Members are appointed by the Board of Governors and by the Governor.
Four of the state’s public universities have a vacant position: Florida A&M University, Florida International University, University of Central Florida and University of South Florida. USF’s vacancy is for a term ending January 6, 2016, and the vacancies at FAMU, FIU and UCF are each for a term ending January 6, 2018.
Those interested in this intensive public service opportunity must complete an application and return it no later than March 4. Applicants do not need to live in Florida to serve on a board of trustees. The application and more info can be found at http://www/flbog.edu/aboutsus/vacancies.php. Applications should be mailed to the Board of Governors (and not to in-dividual universities):Florida Board of Governors 325 W. Gaines St., Tallahassee, FL 32399
For further questions, contact the Board of Governors at (850) 245-0466.

* Support ServicesSupport Services

Are you HIV (+) and missed a medical appointment within the last 6 months? Need a positive role model to assist you in navigating the medical & support services system? Need help in developing the skills needed to help you live a healthier life? Call MDEI at (954) 315-4530 ext. 208. All calls completely confidential!!

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* ConcertConcert

Love Is In The Air, Valentine Concert, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 7 p.m., at Living Word Open Bible, 8900 Stirling Rd., Cooper City, Fla. For ticket call (954) 438-5604 or go to www.lwobc.org

* BenefitBenefit

The 2013 Run Wild/5K run/walk to benefit Chapman Partnership, which helps to empower the homeless in Miami-Dade County, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 registration at 7 a.m., start time 8 a.m., at Zoo Miami, 12400 S.W. 152nd St., Miami, Fla. For additional info contact Karla Merrell at (305) 329-3092.

* PerformancePerformance

Sweet Honey in the Rock will be performing Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 8 p.m., at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 S.W. 211 St., Miami-Dade. Fla. For tickets and additional info call (786) 573-5316

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* Fish FryFish Fry

Dillard Comprehensive High School Class of 1970 presents their Annual Fish Fry and Fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Roosevelt Gardens Park, 2841 N.W. 11 St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

* EventEvent

The Old Dillard Museum presents, The Healing Arts of the Ancestors, Sam X, The Gourd Master, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 1009 N.W. Fourth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For cost and additional info call (754) 322-8828.

* EventEvent

The NW Community in Pompano Beach will honor Rodney Baltimore of Hot 105 Radio for his years of serving the community and assisting so many groups, churches and organizations, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with presentations to Rodney during the talent show around 1 p.m. Join us across from the E. Pat Larkins Center at the Annie Gillis Park. (Corner of Sixth Ave., and MLK Blvd, Pompano Beach, Fla.) If you would like to make a special presentation to Rodney during the MarketPlace On The Boulevard event on please call (954) 86-5535.

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* Presentation Presentation

Bienes Center for the Arts presents, Amazing Musicwomen, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., at St. Thomas Aquinas 2801 S.W. 12 St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For cost and additional info call (954) 513-2272.

* EventEvent

Rose Colored Monologues and Dining presents Christian Swagg, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 from 7 to 11 p.m., at Urban League of Broward County, 560 N.W. 27 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For cost and additional info contact Rhonda Felder at (945) 993-8044.

* WalkWalk

The Trayvon Martin Foundation presents the “I am Trayvon” “Day of Remembrance Peace Walk, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 10 a.m., at Ives Estate Park, 20901 N.E. 16 Ave., Miami, Fla. Free food, entertainment motivational speakers.

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

* DinnerDinner

Inaugural Remembrance Dinner to Benefit the Trayvon Martin Foundation, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 at 6 p.m., at DoubleTree Miami Airport Hotel, Convention Center, 711 N.W. 72nd Miami, Fla. For ticket all call (954) 639-2221 or to go justicetm.org all ticket reservation must be received by Monday, Feb. 4, 2013.

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* MeetingMeeting

Hello Class of ’74 just a friendly reminder that the City-wide Class of ‘74 will meet Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 at 7 p.m., at the office of Guy A. Wheeler located at 4330 W. Broward Blvd., Suite R, Plantation, Fla.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* ConcertConcert

Melton Mustafa will be featured in the upcoming “Florida Memorial presents Melton Mustafa in concert, featuring Lion’s Pride and Negroni Trio, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2013 at 7 p.m., at Lou Rawls Center for the Performing Arts, Florida Memorial University. For ticket or additional info call (305) 626-3600.

* Track ClubTrack Club

Xpress Youth Development Institute, Inc. presents 2013 Pompano Xpress Track Club, come run with us, ages 5-18. For more info contact Joe Ballard at (561) 449-1030.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Gospel ExtravaganzaGospel Extravaganza

R&R Productions presents A Valentines Gospel Extravaganza, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at 6:30 p.m., at The Faith Center, 5555 N.W. 95 Ave., Sunrise, Fla. For ticket info contact Gene Ross at (754) 234-2887.

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* ParadeParade

Mt. Olivet Seventh-Day Adventist Church Trailblazer & Pathfinder Club Drug Awareness Parade, Say “No” to Drugs & Alcohol, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at 2 p.m., line-up from Mt. Olivet SDA Church, 649 N.W. 15 Way., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info contact Patricia Rigby at (954) 245-1875 or Rosalyn Murray at (954) 791-5708.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* FestivalFestival

The Third annual Palm Beach Marine Flea Market & Seafood Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 16-17, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., at South Florida Fairgrounds 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach, Fla. For cost and additional info call (954) 205-7813 or (561) 395-5389.

* BrunchBrunch

Woman 2 Woman Inc. Kick-off Women’s Community Brunch, “Destiny”, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at 10 a.m., at Artserve Auditorium, 1350 Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. This event is free, limited space you must register in advance at info@woman-2-woman.org. For additional info call (954) 803-0513 or (954) 732-1071.

* CelebrationCelebration

Top Five Ways to Celebrate Black History Month with Broward County Libraries Division This year’s event commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Special Collections of Broward County Library or take a self-guided online tour of AARLCC.
Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Kente Wind Dancers, ages 6-12, from 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Children’s Black History Month Early Release Day Celebration, from 2 to 4 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, 6901 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6660)
* Saturday, Feb. 9 – Youth Chess Tournament – Black History Month Edition, ages 6-19, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space limited; registration required: (954) 357-6580, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6580)
* Tuesday, Feb. 12 – Cynthia Strachan Sanders, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tyrone Bryant Library, 2230 N.W. 21 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8210)
*Saturday, Feb. 16 – African-American Tales by nationally acclaimed storyteller Tamara Green, all ages, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Davie/Cooper City Library, 4600 S.W. 82 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6399)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Black History Film, from noon to 1 p.m., Miramar Branch Library and Education Center, 50 Civic Center Place, Miramar, Fla. For more info call (954-357-8090)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Stories from Black History from nationally acclaimed storyteller Ta-mara Green, ages 6-19, from 1 to 2 p.m., African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954-357-6282)
* Saturday, Feb. 16 – Culture in the Pines – A Musical Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, from 2 to 4 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, Fla. For more info call (954-201-8825)

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
Saturday, Feb. 16, at 3 p.m. Priscilla Dames, founder & CEO of Wingspan Seminar, will take you a journey of her experiences and collected artifacts and memorable from Africa to Cuba as she faced and resolved conflict. Please RSVP by Feb. 12 to conflict@wingspanseminars.net. For more info call (305) 253-2325 or 1-877-255-1039.

* Health FairHealth Fair

Michelle Obama Let’s Move Fitness and Health Fair, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 regist-ration at 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Central Broward Regional Park & Stadium, 3700 N.W. 11 Pl., Lauderhill, Fla. Free admission. Please email letsmovegemsandkappaleague@yahoo.com for more info.

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* FestivalFestival

The Third annual Palm Beach Marine Flea Market & Seafood Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 16-17, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., at South Florida Fairgrounds 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach, Fla. For cost and additional info call (954) 205-7813 or (561) 395-5389.

* SummitSummit

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Miami Gardens Save Our Sons Summit, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 at 2 p.m., at Antioch of Miami Gardens, 21311 N.W. 34th Ave., Miami, Fla. For cost and additional info call (305) 624-8170.

* ProgramProgram

Apostle Leslie Brown, III Christ’s Kingdom Life Center International requests the honor of your presence Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 at 10 a.m., at 5431 Mayo St., Hollywood, Fla. For more info call (954) 963-1355.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* CelebrationCelebration

Celebrate Black History Month at Jan Moran Collier City Learning Library with Sounds and Rhythms of Africa, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 from 6 to 7 p.m., 2800 N.W. Ninth Ct., Pompano Beach, Fla. For info call (954)357-7670.

* Field TripField Trip

SSB In The Arts, Inc. and Old Dillard Museum presents a Distance Learning Field Trip to Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HSCU), Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Old Dillard Museum (Walker Elementary Auditorium), 1001 N.W. Fourth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954)628-2459 or email veasyi@gmail.com

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* Happenings at African-AmericanHappenings at African-American

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month
· Saturday, Feb. 2 – Understanding the Haitian Culture, at 12 noon, “Overflowing with the colors, sounds and culture of Haiti.”
· Thursday, Feb. 7 – Email from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
· Saturday, Feb. 9 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Byron J. Shorter author of Unmasking Traditional Untruths About Tithing, from at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 696-6792 or (954) 357-6210
· Saturday, Feb. 9 & 23 – Khepera Study Group: featured book The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson, at 2 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-5950.
· Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 – Black History Month Series Book Discussion featuring Robert Mitchell author of “The Black Bank Executive Who sat by the Door” at 6 p.m. For more info call (954) 357-6210.
Youth Services call (954) 357-6209

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* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

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* CelebrationCelebration

Democratic Women’s Club of Northeast Broward to celebrate Black History Month’s regular monthly meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Emma Lou Olson Civic Center, 1801 N.E. Sixth St., Pompano Beach, Fla. For further info call Maggie at (954) 942-8711.

* ReceptionReception

The Broward College District Board of Trustees, President J. David Armstrong, Jr. and curator Victor Grace, Jr. invites you to the Black History Month art exhibit opening reception “Arts Unites Cultures”, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 from 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Broward College 111 E. Las Olas Blvd., 12th floor Art Space, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info (954) 201- 7470 or events@broward.edu RSVP by Feb. 19, 2013.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

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* EventsEvents

Black Gay Pride South Florida presents Blackout Weekend, Thursday, Feb. 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The World AIDS Museum’s exhibit of “Sanofa”, and Chatman Lewis’s Family Values”, Friday, Feb. 22, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., “A Night of Rhythm & Words” and Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 from 1p.m. to 5 p.m., Black Gay Pride Florida and The Pride Center presents Old School Family Reunion Block Party, and old school jams, and Black Gay Greek Sorority and Fraternity Step show from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All festivities will be held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Hwy, Wilton Manors, Fla.
For more info call (954) 775-2310.

* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

* PerformancePerformance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Thursday, Feb. 21-24, 2013 at Adrienne Arsht Center, for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, 1300 Biscayne Blvd Miami, Fla. For ticket or additional info call (305) 949-6722.

* EventsEvents

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout the month of February at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Broward campuses. The events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. At FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Rd.
* Thursday, Feb. 7 – Movie Night: School Daze’ from 6 to 9 p.m., at Senate Chambersm Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – KK’s Valentine, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Grand Palm Room, Student Union. For more info email konbitkreyol@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Revival of Renaissance, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-C, Student Union. **Media attendance only ** For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 14 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union.
* Monday, Feb. 18 – State of the Black Student Union, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion C-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Tuesday, Feb. 19 – Black Honors Expo, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak A&B Student Union. For more info email the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) at Ncnwfau1935@gmail.com.
* Wednesday, Feb. 20 – African Dance Class, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Dance Studio, College of Arts and Letters ** Media attandance only **. For more info ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – We Have a Dream Poetry “Slam”, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-B, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.

* WorkshopWorkshop

Broward County hosts “How to Do Business with Broward County Series, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Lauderdale Lakes Library/Education and Cultural Center, 3580 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Second Floor Library, Lauderdale, Lakes, Fla. For more info call (954)357-6400 or (954) 357-5664.

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* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* EventsEvents

Black Gay Pride South Florida presents Blackout Weekend, Thursday, Feb. 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The World AIDS Museum’s exhibit of “Sanofa”, and Chatman Lewis’s Family Values”, Friday, Feb. 22, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., “A Night of Rhythm & Words” and Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 from 1p.m. to 5 p.m., Black Gay Pride Florida and The Pride Center presents Old School Family Reunion Block Party, and old school jams, and Black Gay Greek Sorority and Fraternity Step show from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All festivities will be held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Hwy, Wilton Manors, Fla.
For more info call (954) 775-2310.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

* PerformancePerformance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Thursday, Feb. 21-24, 2013 at Adrienne Arsht Center, for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, 1300 Biscayne Blvd Miami, Fla. For ticket or additional info call (305) 949-6722.

* ContestContest

The City of Miami Gardens presents A Visual Display: My Black History a Photo and Art Contest. Featuring Spoken Word performances by local artists on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 from 6 p.m to 9 p.m., at the Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex 3000 N.W. 199 St., Miami Gardens, Florida.

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* FestivalFestival

The 76th Annual Orange Blossom Festival, Saturday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Orange Drive from Davie Rd., west to S.W. 66 Terr., Davie, Fla. For additional info call (954) 797-1166.

* EventsEvents

Black Gay Pride South Florida presents Blackout Weekend, Thursday, Feb. 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The World AIDS Museum’s exhibit of “Sanofa”, and Chatman Lewis’s Family Values”, Friday, Feb. 22, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., “A Night of Rhythm & Words” and Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 from 1p.m. to 5 p.m., Black Gay Pride Florida and The Pride Center presents Old School Family Reunion Block Party, and old school jams, and Black Gay Greek Sorority and Fraternity Step show from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All festivities will be held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Hwy, Wilton Manors, Fla.
For more info call (954) 775-2310.

* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* Garage SaleGarage Sale

Clothes, shoes and many more items all in good condition! Television, entertainment center, California King Bedroom six piece set, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Summer Lake Housing Development, 3231 N.W. 43 Pl., Oakland Park, Fla. For more info contact Connie at (954) 612-5188.

* EventEvent

Join Midtown Arts & Busi-ness Center Marketplace, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 1033 N.W. Sixth St., Suite 103, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Vendors will be selling: jewelry, African Artifacts, smoothies, plants, books, art, yoga classes, dance classes & more. For vendors info call (954) 235-2501. For more info call (954) 467-6822.

* PerformancePerformance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Thursday, Feb. 21-24, 2013 at Adrienne Arsht Center, for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, 1300 Biscayne Blvd Miami, Fla. For ticket or additional info call (305) 949-6722.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

* Health FairHealth Fair

Sanford-Brown Institute Community Dental Health Fair, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at SBI Fort Lauderdale 1201 W. Cypress Creek Rd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. For more info call (954) 375-6950.

* Mardi GrasMardi Gras

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity presents the ETA NU Mardi Gras, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., at Quality Inn Sawgrass Conference, 1711 N. University Dr., Plantation, Fla. To purchase tickets contact Brother Sylvester “Nunnie” Robinson at (954) 444-7994.

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* EventsEvents

Black Gay Pride South Florida presents Blackout Weekend, Thursday, Feb. 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The World AIDS Museum’s exhibit of “Sanofa”, and Chatman Lewis’s Family Values”, Friday, Feb. 22, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., “A Night of Rhythm & Words” and Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 from 1p.m. to 5 p.m., Black Gay Pride Florida and The Pride Center presents Old School Family Reunion Block Party, and old school jams, and Black Gay Greek Sorority and Fraternity Step show from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All festivities will be held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Hwy, Wilton Manors, Fla.
For more info call (954) 775-2310.

* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* EventEvent

Purim Party is open to the community, sponsored by Chabad of Delray Beach, Festive Purim feast will take place Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 at 5:45 p.m., at the South County Civic Center, 16700 Jog Road in Delray Beach, Fla. For cost and additional info call (561) 496-6228.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

* EventEvent

Preserving the Legacy through Holistic Wellness, Sunday Feb. 24, 2013 at Mount Olive Baptist Church 400 N.W. Ninth Ave, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311. Broward County School Superintendant Mr. Robert Runcie is scheduled to speak from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. (main sanctuary) about the school district’s strategic plan and other initiatives.

* PerformancePerformance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Thursday, Feb. 21-24, 2013 at Adrienne Arsht Center, for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, 1300 Biscayne Blvd Miami, Fla. For ticket or additional info call (305) 949-6722.

* ProgramProgram

Pastor Ricky Scott and the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church family will host their annual Black History program on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 at 8 p.m. This year’s theme “Empowerment” Torch for Our Future. The church is located at 1321 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. For more info call (954) 463-2192.

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* EventsEvents

Happenings at African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

February 2013 Program Highlights Celebrating Black History Month· * Monday, Feb. 25 – at 6 p.m. – Author and educator Dr. Marvin Dunn, “The Beast in Florida A History of Anti-Black Violence”. For more info call (954) 357-2810.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – The Lyceum Series will kick off at the lecture titled “Enjoy a Fuller Life” at 12 noon, presented by Dr. Gwendolyn M. Hankerson. If you wish to attend the lecture RSVP to Dr. Ellis Jr. Parker, Sr. at (954) 324-5257. For more info call (954) 357-2810.

* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

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* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

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* CelebrationCelebration

Black History Month Events, Exhibits and Displays at Broward County Libraries
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Blues Preschool: Stories and Blue Music, ages 3-5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Imperial Point Library. For more info call (954) 357-6530)
* Saturday, Feb. 23 – Sonny and Perley Sing Ella Fitzgerald, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, (954) 357-7990.
* Sunday, Feb. 24 – Jazz in the Gallery: Celebrate Black History Month with a performance by the Broward College Jazz Combo including classic songs from the “golden age” of jazz, registration required, adults, 2 to 3 p.m. Nova South-eastern University Alvin Sher-man Library, Research, and Infomation Center, (954) 262-5477.
* Monday,Feb 25 – Super Monday Readings with local author Geoffrey Philips, all ages, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., North Lauderdale Saraniero Library, (954) 357-6660.
* Monday, Feb. 25 – African Folk Tale, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Call (954) 357-6750.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Wednesday Movie, from 1 to 3 p.m., Pembroke Pines Library, 955 N.W. 129 Ave., Pembroke Pines. Call (954) 357-6750.
Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Sonny adn Perley perform ‘In a Mellow Tone, the music of Duke Ellington, from 2 to 3 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla. Call (954) 382-5860.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

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* Celebrates Celebrates

Fort Lauderdale/Broward NAACP celebrates Black History Month with “The Law and the Black Judge” a tribute to the six Black judges serving on Broward County’s 117th Circuit, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at 7 p.m., at Mizell Center, 1409 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The NAACP will mark the 104th year celebrating the (6) six Black judges that are currently on the serving in Broward and discussing the lack of Diversity on the Bench. For more info call (954) 764-7604


* SeminarSeminar

State Rep. Hazelle Rogers, District 95 the Broward Coalition and the Broward County Building Officials Association will hold a seminar, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at 6 p.m., at the City of Sunrise Village Meeting HI, Village Hall, 6800 Sunset Strip in Sunrise. For more info call (954) 497-3667.

* Event Event

* Thursday, Feb. 21 – Sierra Leone Prsentation – Women’s Issue in Africa from 5:30 to 8 p.m., at The Boca Grove Country Club (Wine Room), 21351 Whitaker Dr., Boca Raton, Fla. For tickets and more info call (561) 750-4662.
* Wednesday, Feb. 27 – Raisin in the Sun, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at Live Oak Pavilion A-D, Student Union. For more info email ashkiadennis@gmail.com.
* Thursday, Feb. 28, – Civil Rights Stores, from 3 to 4 p.m., Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info contact Tahia Zannat at faump@fau.edu fore more info.
* Thursday, Feb. 21 – African Lecture Series, at 1 p.m., at Majestic Palm Room, Student Union. For more info call (561-2928 or headley@fau.edu or dwhite41@fau.edu.

The following event will take place at FAU’s Broward campuses:
* Thursday, Feb. 28 – Arts and Crafts, from 4 to 6 p.m., at The Burrow. For more info contact Sabrina Spanier atsspainer@fau.edu.

* Book ReviewBook Review

The African Heritage Ministry and the Missionary Society presents its annual Book Review, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at 7 p.m., in the G.E. Weaver Chapel, at the New Mount Olive Baptist Church, 400 N.W. Ninth Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Rev. Marcus Davidson, pastor. This year’s book for review is Where the Bus Stops, written by Attorney W. George Allen. Join us as the author shares his accounts of the historical events that led to the writing of this book.

* MeetingMeeting

C.H.A.N.G.E. Children Have A Need to Grow Everyday.To strenthen families through greater educational opportunities at: Sunland Park Elementary School, Lauderdale Manors Elementary School, Lauderhill Middle School, Arthur Ashe Middle School and Dillard High School, please join the Design Team. The Design Team will include parents, community members, students, and school and District staff, who will work together todevelop a plan to provide gre-ater educational opportunities for families. If you have any questions or want to join the Design Team, please call (754) 321-1890. The Design Team meetings are scheduled for:
*Thursdy, Feb. 28 from 6-8 p.m.

     

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