Dolphin Mall Celebrates Easter with Family-Friendly Activities Starting 3/24/23 – 4/9/23

Dolphin Mall Celebrates Easter with Family-Friendly Activities
Friday, 03/24/2023-04/09/2023, 11:00 am-
Dolphin Mall, Entry 4, near Forever 21 and Saks OFF 5TH
11401 NW 12th Street,
Miami, Florida, 33172
Cost: Free

With spring just around the corner, Dolphin Mall – Miami-Dade County’s largest outlet and retail value shopping center with more than 240 stores – invites locals to experience the official arrival of the Easter Bunny on Friday, March 24, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Kids can enjoy complimentary face painting and canvas painting every Saturday starting March 25 – April 8 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

To continue the Easter celebration, Dolphin Mall is partnering with Cherry Hill Programs to host Photos with the Easter Bunny from March 24 – April 9. Various package options will be available, and participants will receive a FREE gift with their purchase while supplies last. Please note that reservations are limited and walk-up visits are welcome.

Discover the Next Breakthrough on Climate Change and Stressors in South Florida 3/30/23

Discover the Next Breakthrough on Climate Change and Stressors in South Florida
Thursday, 03/30/2023-03/31/2023, 12:00 pm-07:00 pm
University of Miami
1280 Stanford Drive,
Coral Gables, Florida, 33146
Cost: $50

Discover the Next Breakthrough on Climate Change and Stressors in South Florida
SMART Cities MIAMI Conference focuses on smart-city technologies that drive resilience opportunities

WHAT: The 6th annual Smart Cities MIAMI Conference co-hosted by the University of Miami School of Architecture and the Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC) in partnership with the Climate Resilience Academy, and presenting sponsor Double C.

WHY: To aid in the design and development of more sustainable, livable, and resilient cities and examine evolving theories and practices in the Smart City field.

To consider the impact of climate change and its related stressors on South Florida and focus on opportunities enabled by smart-city technology for enhancing resilience.

WHO: Daniella Levine Cava – Mayor, Miami-Dade County, invited
Dr. Ben Kirtman, Climatologist – Opening Keynote – William R. Middelthon Endowed Chair of Earth Sciences Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, UM Rosenstiel School; Director, NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS); Deputy Director, UM Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC)
Pete Martinez – Chairman and CEO SIVOTEC, Chairman of RaiseLink a FinTech platform
Matt Haggman – Executive Vice President, Opportunity Miami; Miami-Dade Beacon Council Board Member
Ana Peralta Chammas – Director of Innovation, Miami-Dade County
Jorge Ponce Dawson – Board Director, Broadway Malyan
Gian Carlo Mazzanti – Review Architect, El Equipo Mazzanti
Andrew Kudless – Closing Keynote – William D. Kendall Professor of Design Technologies, University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design; Director, Advanced Media Technology Lab, University of Houston; Founder Matsys

WHEN: Thursday, March 30
Registration and lunch 12 p.m.
Conference 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Networking reception 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Friday, March 31<br />
    Registration and light breakfast 8 a.m.<br />

Conference 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

WHERE: University of Miami
Lakeside Village
Day 1 Expo Center/Day 2 Pavilion
1280 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

HOW: $50 per person
To register:

Sister Act 3/30/23

Sister Act
Thursday, 03/30/2023-04/01/2023, 07:30 pm-
Barry University
11300 NE 2nd Ave,
Miami Shores, Florida, 33161
Cost: Free

Mark your calendars! The musical SISTER ACT is coming to the Broad Auditorium! Join us on March 30, 31, and April 1 at 730pm each day for this feel good musical, performed by our talented dance, music and theatre students.
Free and open to the public.
You won’t want to miss it!

Good Miami Project 3/8/23 – 3/31/23

Good Miami Project
Thursday, 03/08/2023-06/30/2023, 10:00 am-10:00 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
1300 Biscayne Blvd,
Miami, Florida, 33132
Cost: Free

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami Dade County (@arshtcenter) is pleased to present the Good Miami Project (@goodmiami) exhibit, a visual arts project showcasing 60 pieces of art produced by artist Greg Clark. The passion project, inspired by Clark’s volunteer experience with Overtown Music Project and Miami Waterkeeper, started in 2020, and highlights all the good that happens in Miami with 40 different nonprofit organizations. The pieces are on display in the lobbies of the Arsht Center’s Knight Concert Hall and Ziff Ballet Opera House, marking the largest exhibit of Clark’s work.

2023 Lexus Corporate Run Fort Lauderdale 3/30/23

2023 Lexus Corporate Run Fort Lauderdale
Thursday, 03/30/2023-, 06:45 pm-08:30 pm
1 Panther Pkwy,
Sunrise, Florida, 33323
Cost: 55

The 2023 Lexus Corporate Run, one of South Florida’s most highly anticipated annual 5K (3.1 mile) run/walks, kicks-off in its new location at the FLA Live Arena in Sunrise on Thursday, March 30, at 6:45 p.m. Celebrating its 25th year, “Fort Lauderdale’s Largest Office Party” is open to employees of businesses, corporations, government agencies, financial institutions and non-profits – regardless of company size – and incorporates a special competition to award the overall men’s, women’s and co-ed teams in 18 industry categories, as well as a t-shirt contest. Beginners can ease into exercise with friends, gain inspiration and motivation to continue walking and running to improve overall health, while competitive runners have the opportunity to shine amongst their co-workers and lead the corporate team to victory.

As part of the race series, $1 per participant of the Fort Lauderdale run will benefit United Way.

Homeownership Program Open Enrollment 2/15/23 – 3/31/23

Homeownership Program Open Enrollment
Wednesday, 02/15/2023-03/31/2023, 12:00 am-11:59 pm
Cost: Free

Habitat for Humanity of Broward’s homeownership program applications to open for new two-story townhomes in Fort Lauderdale and Coral Springs beginning on Wednesday, February 15, via The application deadline is Friday, March 31. Qualified prospective homeowners do not want to miss this limited opportunity.

The new energy-efficient, two-story townhomes will include three to four bedrooms, garages, modern kitchens, landscaped yards, and hurricane-impact windows.

These locations are close to city centers, schools, churches, recreational and shopping amenities with easy access to transportation and major traffic corridors.
The application process has four steps that include a pre-qualification questionnaire, orientation, financial analysis review, and face-to-face interview. Successful applicants can expect to move into a home within 12 to 18 months.

Qualifications include but are not limited to the following:
• Must be a first-time homebuyer.
• Must be a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident.
• Must be a current Broward County resident or working in Broward (for a year or more).
• Must demonstrate a need for affordable housing.
• Must be within HUD income guidelines.
• Must be committed to making affordable mortgage payments.
• Must be able to show $3,000 in savings and pay $2,700 in escrow.
Interested families can visit to start the pre-application process after February 15th.