Charleston Commons Grand Opening 2/28/15

Charleston Commons Grand Opening
Saturday, 02/28/2015 – 03/01/2015 12:00 pm – 04:00 pm
lennarCharleston Commons
4335 Haverhill Road,
West Palm Beach, Florida 33417
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Cost: Free

Join us this weekend from 12- 4 PM to celebrate the opening of our amazing new models with food fun and family entertainment! You will get to tour 4 professionally decorated homes as well as move-in ready homes that are now available.
Charleston Commons is Lennar’s newest townhome community located in West Palm Beach, FL. This intimate collection of townhomes will feature five elegant, two-story home designs, plus every new home will include Lennar’s “Everything’s Included” package of premium appliances. Resident’s will enjoy hours of relaxation and endless memories at the community’s cabana with pool, sun deck area and recreation areas. Other amenities include playful children’s tot-lot. This beautiful community is conveniently located near fine dining, shopping, beautiful beaches and great schools. For more info:

Road Trip To Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 2/21/15

Road Trip To Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Saturday, 02/21/2015 – 02/21/2015 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
center-facebook-header-851x315Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
4000 Morikami Park Rd,
Delrey Beach, Florida 33446
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Cost: $8.00

Road Trip To Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Hop on the bus with fellow Big Readers for a trip to Delray Beach and a day of learning about Japanese culture and the history of the 100-year-old connection between Japan and South Florida, including an event related to the subject of this year’s Big Read title, When The Emperor Was Divine. In May of 1942, during World War II, farmland in the Yamato area still owned by Japanese settlers was confiscated by the U. S. government for a military installation.
Take a guided tour and experience the splendor of the Morikami’s six distinct gardens and the museum that complements them. The gardens, named Roji-en: Garden of the Drops of Dew, were designed to be a living exhibit with abundant viewpoints that give you a chance to stop and enjoy your surroundings. The museum’s galleries play host to several exhibitions of Japanese art and artifacts throughout the year featuring different aspects of Japan’s rich and diverse culture. To learn more about the museum, visit

The Center will rent a motorcoach to provide FREE transportation, and will subsidize admission to the Morikami. All participants will receive a free copy of When the Emperor Was Divine.
Museum entry is $8 (Regular price of museum entry $15) l Space is limited to 38 people on a first-come, first-served basis.
Meet at MDC Wolfson Campus at 9:00 a.m. l Bus leaves at 9:30 a.m.
For more information, please call 305-237-3258.

Boca Health & Fitness Family Festival 3/28/15

Boca Health & Fitness Family Festival
Saturday, 03/28/2015 – 10:00 am – 02:00 pm
IHMS-FB-LOGO_DBL-SIZE-copyEvolution Fitness
9793 Glades Road Boca Raton, FL 33434,
Boca Raton, Florida 33434
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Cost: a package of diapers

Fittest Couples Challenge

Kids Fun Olympics

MOMs on a Mission Master Fitness Challenge


Fun for the entire family!

Pre-registration required at For more information, email [email protected]

Meet Dr. Murad at GBS The Beauty Store 1/16/15

Meet Dr. Murad at GBS The Beauty Store
Friday, 01/16/2015 – 02:00 pm – 04:00 pm
gbs-logoGBS The Beauty Store – Boca Raton
21306 St. Andrews Blvd.,
Boca Raton, Florida 33433
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Cost: Free

Frown lines and forehead furrows are about to be a thing of the past. Just in time to fuel those New Year’s resolutions and make 2015 the most fabulous year yet, GBS The Beauty Store’s Boca Raton location, located at 21306 St. Andrews Blvd is hosting Dr. Howard Murad, M.D., board-certified dermatologist, trained pharmacist, best-selling author and CEO and founder of Murad, Inc, to reveal a new way to understand health and aging as detailed in his latest book “Conquering Cultural Stress: The Ultimate Anti-Aging Secret – 3 Steps to Looking, Living and Feeling Better.”

Dr. Murad, a visionary in the health and beauty industry, and his team of experts will address how the stress of over-connected modern living affects the cellular water levels in the skin – the key markers of all aging processes and disease.

“Cultural Stress is having a greater impact on the state of our health than most people think,” said Dr. Murad. “The extreme dependence on digital devices, long commutes in heavy traffic, worries about job loss, keeping up to speed with everything you have to do and global conflicts all combine to lead to a relentless pressure to produce and succeed. By understanding and taking healthy measures to eradicate Cultural Stress, each person can dramatically increase his or her odds of unlocking their personal potential to look younger, feel younger and live healthier, happier and more rewarding lives.”

Skin-savvy shoppers can meet the world-renowned Dr. Murad and purchase an autographed copy of his latest book. In addition, the Murad team will host one-on-one consultations, assisting guests in formulating a personalized youth-building strategy and provide complimentary custom skin analysis’ using the Murad UV Skin Photography System.

Guests will also enjoy a complimentary glow-inducing Vitamin C Peel, meet and mingle with Dr. Murad and browse GBS’ selection of more than 900 brands of cosmetics, skincare, bath essentials, high-tech beauty devices, men’s grooming, nail care and haircare products.

This event is free and space is limited. Call 561.394.6123 to reserve a spot.

SunFest 4/29/15-5/3/14

Wednesday, 04/29/2015 – 05/03/2015 05:00 pm – 10:10 pm
SunFest-10West Palm Beach Waterfront
100 Evernia Street,
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
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Cost: $40

SunFest–Florida’s largest music, art, and waterfront festival is held along the scenic Flagler waterfront in West Palm Beach, FL. SunFest features 50 bands, on three stages, for five days.

One of the most well recognized events in the southeast, SunFest presents a range of music from legends to up-and-comers. 3 stages, 5 days, 50 bands. The Juried Fine Art and Craft Show (Friday-Sunday) showcases the work or more than 130 artists including paintings, sculptures, photos, and more.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 2015 South Florida Luncheon 1/26/15

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 2015 South Florida Luncheon
Monday, 01/26/2015 – 01/26/2015 11:30 am – 03:00 pm
holocaustBoca West Country Club
20583 Boca West Drive,
Boca Raton, Florida 33434
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Cost: $150

Join Museum friends and supporters in South Florida for this annual luncheon to learn more about the Museum’s urgent work to keep Holocaust memory alive in a constantly changing world.

Featured speaker Mona Golabek is the founder and president of the nonprofit organization Hold On to Your Music. A Grammy-nominated concert pianist, she was taught piano by her mother, Lisa Jura, who along with Lisa’s mother, Malka, is the subject of Mona’s book, The Children of Willesden Lane. The book tells the story of Lisa’s flight from Vienna to safety in England on a Kindertransport and her courageous journey to fulfill her dream of becoming a pianist.

Women’s Breast Health Initiative Volunteers 2/7/15

Women’s Breast Health Initiative Volunteers
Saturday, 02/07/2015 – 05/02/2015 09:00 am – 12:00 pm
WBHIaiformat-revisedThe Women’s Breast Health Initiative
14125 NW 80th Avenue,
Miami Lakes, Florida 33016
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Cost: Free

Women’s Breast Health Initiative, Florida Affiliate, a nonprofit organization dedicated to early detection of breast cancer and heart disease, is in full swing recruiting volunteers for their 2015 outreach campaign. Door-to-door outreach will be conducted in February, March and April. Volunteers will be distributing life-saving information to increase awareness of breast and heart health and the importance of early detection, provide access to mammograms and heart screenings for women. Free mammograms and heart screenings, a physical activity and nutrition session, fresh fruits and vegetables and a healthy eating guide will be offered the last Saturday of each month. To sign up as a volunteer, please call 305.825.4081 or email Volunteer coordinator Kassie at [email protected]
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