Join us to hear all about the FISP’s Expressions of Hope initiative. Its goal is to engage the LGBTQA community of Wilton Manors and adjacent communities in civic engagement to create a multi-media theatrical production in collaboration with supportive organizations. This will engage the community in a dialogue for the purpose of a cohesive force for change in the suicide statistics in Wilton Manors
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades Adds Fredda Butowsky & Toni Mastrullo to Advisory Council
(Lake Worth, FL – March 25, 2013) Nancy Marshall, President of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, which champions the restoration and preservation of the historic River of Grass ecosystem, today announced the addition of Fredda Butowsky and Toni Mastrullo to the nonprofit organization’s 25-person Advisory Council.
PB POETRY FESTIVAL to Present POETRY IN FILM SERIES at Lynn University in Boca Raton – April 4, 11, 18, 25
PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
Celebrates National Poetry Month with
POETRY IN FILM SERIES
In Partnership with Lynn University
Film Series Spotlights Five Fascinating Poets:
Pablo Neruda, Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, T.S. Elliot and Charles Bukowsky
(Boca Raton, FL – March 20, 2013) The award-winning Palm Beach Poetry Festival is partnering with Lynn University to celebrate National Poetry Month in April with a free Poetry in Film Series.
GENESIS COMMUNITY HEALTH
Welcomes Families to Community Health Fair
April 6 in Delray Beach
Event Offers Screenings, Tests and Seminars
Genesis Community Health, a non-profit health clinic dedicated to serving residents of all economic levels, will help area families take preventative steps to managing their health at an upcoming health fair.
THE RICKY MARTIN FOUNDATION AND DESIGNER DOMINIKA PSTROSOVÁ
HAVE PARTNERED TO LAUNCH A NEW BRACELET IN CELEBRATION OF ST. PATRICK’S DAY
THE BRACELET IS FROM THE EXCLUSIVE DP TAU AGAINST INFANT EXPLOITATION COLLECTION
The invigorating power of the jade and the energy stemming from the Irish festivity unite to create an exclusive bracelet designed by Dominika Pštrosová in support of the Puerto Rican superstar’s most worthy cause.
Urban League of Hampton Roads Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Dinner to take place Thursday, April 25th at the Chesapeake Conference Center in Chesapeake, Virginia
Sponsorship opportunities are still available for this prestigious event with all proceeds committed to the welfare and support of our Hampton Roads community!
Virginia Beach, VA (March 7, 2013) – The Urban League of Hampton Roads is proud to announce today that the 23rd Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Dinner ULHR.org/WMYDinner will be held on Thursday, April 25th at the beautiful Chesapeake Conference Center in Chesapeake, Virginia.
Miami women’s activists are adding their voices to a national and international movement to stop violence against women and girls. The recently launched, Miami Chapter of the United States National Committee for United Nations Women, will host its first 5k walk to stop violence against women and girls on March 9, 2013 (March is Women’s History Month and March 8th is International Women’s Day). The walk will take place at 11 a.m. at the Women’s Park in Sweetwater, 10251 W. Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33174.
Portrait Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
ATLANTA, March 04 2013 – The High Museum of Art today announced the museum will mount The Latino List – a portrait survey of important Hispanic Americans by photographer and documentary filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders – from March 17 to May 19, 2013.
PUTTING THE COMMUNITY’S ART ON DISPLAY: NEW EXHIBIT SHOWCASES AFRICAN ARTIFACTS OF THE SPADY’S ARCHIVES
Delray Beach, FL – March 2013 – Within the homes of South Florida are the collections of avid travelers, amateur historians and children who were simply bequeathed treasures from their elders. The artifacts reflect varied tastes and preferences; but when they are gathered, curated and displayed, they tell a story of cultural communities, rituals and traditions that still influence descendants today.
Palm Beach Photographic Centre to Present
FLORIDA WILDLIFE CORRIDOR EXPEDITION:
The Exhibition by Carlton Ward Jr.
Multimedia Presentation is March 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Opening Reception is March 14 at 5:30 p.m.
(West Palm Beach, FL – February 25, 2013) Fatima NeJame, president and chief executive officer of the world-renowned Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC), today announced that the museum’s next exhibition will open on March 14 and run through June 11.
(Lake Worth, FL – February 25, 2013) Nancy Marshall, President of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, which champions the restoration and preservation of the greater ecosystem of Florida’s historic River of Grass, today announced that Kathe Thompson has been named to the nonprofit organization’s Board of Directors.
PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
To Host Lyric & Songwriting Playshop
Delray Beach Center for the Arts – March 9
The award-winning Palm Beach Poetry Festival will be hosting a Lyric & Songwriting Workshop on Saturday, March 9, at 1 p.m. The fun and informative workshop will be held at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts at 51 N. Swinton Avenue.
BOATING & BEACH BASH FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES SET TO ROCK SOUTH FLORIDA MARCH 16
Nation’s Largest Free Event for Kids & Adults with Special Needs Celebrates 5th Year on Land and on Sea
Lynn University’s Conservatory of Music Invites the Public to Nine Free Student Recitals in March
(Boca Raton, FL – February 19, 2013) Lynn University is inviting the public to attend any or all of nine different student recitals during March 2013:
March 12 (Tuesday)
+ 3:30 p.m. – Takuya Yamamoto (Violin)
+ 5:30 p.m. – Dragana Simonovska (French Horn)
+ 7:30 p.m. – Greg Stead (Oboe)
Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall
March 19 (Tuesday)
+ 7:30 p.m. – Noemi Rivera (Bassoon)
Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Hosts Sixth Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction
The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts hosted the sixth annual Palm Beach Wine Auction on January 31, for the first time at The Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach.
Around 200 friends and supporters attended this popular, sold-out event that has, since it was started, generated more than $1.6 million to support the Kravis Center’s award-winning education programs that have served more than 1.7 million children of all ages over the last 21 years.
Bedner’s Farm Fresh Market & the Asphalt Angels to Host St. Patrick’s Day Pot O’ Gold Classic & Hot Rod Car Show in Boynton Beach
WHAT: Bedner’s Farm Fresh Market in Boynton Beach is hosting the first St. Patrick’s Day Pot O’ Gold Classic & Hot Rod Car Show, organized by the Asphalt Angels Car Club. Among the family-friendly activities that day will be antique tractors on display, door prizes, 50/50 Jackpot, old school music, vintage videos, food vendors and more. The judging will be at 2 p.m. and trophies will be awarded.
WHEN: Sunday, March 17 / 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
SPADY CULTURAL HERITAGE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES
NEW BOARD MEMBER DERRICK E. WHITE
Delray Beach, FL – February 2013 – Expanding & Preserving Our Cultural Heritage, Inc. (EPOCH) is proud to announce the addition of Derrick E. White to its Board of Directors. EPOCH owns and manages the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, 170 NW Fifth Avenue.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Derrick White to our board,” said Board President Vera Farrington. “His research and connections to our area’s public university will be a real benefit to the programs and archive development of the museum.”
Exclusive lecture and luncheon with Paige Rense, Editor Emeritus of Architectural Digest at the Cultural Council on March 25
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County invites the public to enjoy an exclusive lecture and luncheon with Paige Rense, Editor Emeritus of Architectural Digest, author, and founder of Bon Appetit. This intimate gathering, the second in a two-part series entitled, “It’s What You See” will take place 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2013, at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s Headquarters, 601 Lake Avenue, in Lake Worth. The luncheon and program is generously underwritten by Irene and Jim Karp, Northern Trust, and an Anonymous donor.
Mounts Botanical Garden to Host
11 Fun and Informative Public Events
During March & April 2013
+ Designing, Creating & Maintaining Your Home Landscape – March 2, 9 & 16
+ Stories in the Garden / Butterflies – March 8
+ Edible Well-Bring from the Garden – March 9
+ Tree Pruning for Homeowners – March 23
+ What’s Bugging Your Garden – April 3
+ Stories in the Garden / Bees – April 12
+ Photographing Butterflies – April 13
+ Going Native: Bringing Butterflies & Nature Into Your Yard – April 13
+ Butterfly Fest – April 13
+ Creative Vertical Gardening: Growing Up – April 20
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades is Hosting Intracoastal Flotilla of Paddlers
& Waterfront Reception to Welcome the
GREEN SCHOOL NATIONAL CONFERENCE
To West Palm Beach on February 21