Happy Birthday America! presented by Improu.org on July 3rd at 8 p.m. Party Hats and Freedom cakes provided. Tickets are $12. Sol Theatre, 3333 N. Federal Highway in Boca Raton
July 4th Celebration at Sunset Cove Amphitheater in South County Regional Park. Classic Rock Concert with Ocean Boulevard, kids fun zone and activities, food and beverage trucks onsite and fireworks display. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
Fabulous Fourth Celebration on July 4th starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Countess De Hoernle Park in Boca Raton. Family activities, music, fireworks and more. Call 561-393-7807 for more information.
M.E.A.T. Eatery and Taproom/Cendyn SPACES will host Battle of the Bartenders, a celebrity bartending event benefiting the Best Foot Forward Foundation, on Friday, August 21 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. as part of Boca Festival Days. Local celebrities will be paired with one of the restaurant’s talented bartenders to serve wine, beer and a specialty signature drink. All tips and a portion of ticket sales from the evening will be donated to the Best Foot Forward Foundation.
Reservations are recommended. Tickets are $25 until August 20 and $30 at the door. Ticket price includes two drinks and hors d’oeuvres. To RSVP in advance, please visit www.bestfoot.org. M.E.A.T. Eatery is located at 980 Federal Highway in Boca Raton. For more information, call 561-470-8300.
Festival Days is a series of fun-filled events held at difference locations during the month of August and is facilitated by the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce.
“Boca Festival Days is all about bringing the community together in the spirit of fun and charity,” said Debbie Ellman, co-founder of Best Foot Forward Foundation. “Our volunteer bartenders are influential community leaders who are dedicated to Best Foot Forward’s mission of helping youth in foster care. We are pleased to have their support coupled with Cendyn’s generosity of being a terrific partner and host.”
The Palm Beach County Library system is kicking off their Summer Reading program, Every Hero Has a Story, on June 5th at 3 p.m. at the West Boca Library. All ages are invited to join the program. Soar with superheroes and have a blast at your library this summer! There will be lots of free programs for kids this summer at the West Boca and Glades Road branches.
How to participate in the Summer Reading program:
Sign up at any location and receive a bookmark and a reading log to track your progress.
- Little learners, ages 0-5, will receive a rubber superhero duck after completing an activity log.
- Children, ages 5-11, will also receive a pencil and a copy of the newspaper, The Scoop, featuring jokes, activities and word games and more for signing up. Complete 10 hours of reading and receive a light-up yo-yo.
- Teens, ages 12-17, upon completion of 16 hours of reading will receive a sports pack.
- Adults, ages 18 and up, read or listen to five or more books, ebooks or audiobooks. Bring your completed reading log to your local branch and receive a spooner mug.
- All ages are welcome to participate online at www.pbclibrary.org
Everyone who completes the Summer Reading program will also receive a free coupon to a Roger Dean Stadium Baseball Game and be entered in a drawing to win a kindle fire HD6.
The Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County is holding an informational meeting about the 2016 International March of the Living Adult Bus. The meeting will take place on June 8th at 7 p.m. at the Federation campus, Levine Boardroom, 9901 Donna Klein Blvd.
Meet Dr. Leon Weissberg, acclaimed Jewish educator and March of the Living Adult Bus leader and Jack Rosenbaum, the Regional Director of the March of the Living. Find out about the 2016 “5-star” adult bus to Poland and Israel and the annual international march from Aushwitz to Birkenau.
There is no charge for this meeting but an RSVP is required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 561-852-3318. Find out more at www.molsouth.org.