Meryl Streep Film Festival

moviesThe West Boca Branch Library is showing some of Meryl Streep’s recent films throughout the month of July. “Mamma Mia” (PG-13) will be played on July 10th at 1 p.m. July 17th is “Doubt “(PG-13), July 24th is “Julie and Julia” (PG-13) and July 31st is “Hope Springs” (PG-13). Meryl Streep has won the Academy Award for best actress three times.

West Boca Weekend Roundup: July 3-6

For 4th of July activities, see our previous post.
The Long Run, Eagles Tribute Band, July 5th at 7 p.m. Enjoy a free concert at the Shops at Boca Center.
bocaLindseyStirlingConcert at Sunset Cove Amphitheater, July 5th at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 day of show. Lindsey Sterling combines Celtic folk music and modern classical with the infectious energy of dance and electronica. Chairs and food are not permitted but blankets are allowed.
Bonnie-ClydeBonnie & Clyde, July 5th at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., University Theatre at FAU in Boca Raton. Tickets are $20 for the public, $12 for students and $15 for FAU staff. To order tickets by phone call 1-800-564-9539. This musical drama runs through July 27th.
fireiceFire & Ice, July 6th from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Shops at Boca Center. Climb aboard a classic fire truck for some water fun, enjoy the snow flurry machine and see an interactive show between Transformer Bumble Bee and Red Power Ranger.

Blood Drive

Sunday there will be a blood drive at the Sandalfoot Publix.

Fourth of July Festivities

TETRRF-00024113-001Here are a few of the Fourth of July celebrations taking place locally:
4th of July Bash!, July 1st at 4 p.m. at the Glades Road Public Library. Wear red, white and blue to celebrate the 4th. Ages 3-8. Call 482-4554 to preregister. Celebrate at the West Boca Branch at 2:30 p.m. Call 470-1600 to preregister.
Seventh Annual July 4th Celebration, Sunset Cove Amphitheater. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. There will be music from Replay, a Kids Fun Zone and fireworks. Food trucks will be on site and blankets and chairs are welcome. Admission is free.
Sunset Cove Opening 4thofjulyFabulous Fourth Celebration, Countess deHoernle Park, 1000 NW Spanish River Blvd. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Enjoy the All-Star Band and family activities. Fireworks show begins at 9 p.m. Food available for purchase. No alcoholic beverages, grills or pets. Free admission.
The Fusion Band, Delray Marketplace. Special performance from 8 to 11 p.m.

City of Delray Beach July 4th Celebration, Delray Municipal Beach at Ocean Blvd/SR A1A and Atlantic Avenue. Activities and entertainment start at 8 a.m.. Zambelli fireworks start at 9 p.m. Free admission. For more information about street closures and parking click here.
Fireworks by Grucci of New York, Seminole Casino at Coconut Creek, July 3rd at 9 p.m. Free public viewing area in the Casino’s West Parking Lot and Garage opens at 8 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.

West Boca Weekend Roundup: June 26-29

princessbridePrincess Bride (PG), June 26 at 10 a.m., Frank Theatres at Delray Marketplace. $1
Late Night Thursday at the Museum, June 26th from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Boca Raton Museum of Art. Admission is free. Enjoy gallery tour, 30% off at the gift shop and a complimentary glass of wine or beverage along with music and other activities.
Afternoon Crafts, June 27th at 2:30 p.m. at the West Boca Library. Ages 3-8.
fishingFishing Friday, June 27th from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Daggerwing Nature Center. Ages 8-15. $10 per youth. Call 561-629-8760 to preregister.

The JD Danner Band, June 27th at 8 p.m., Delray Marketplace Amphitheater. Listen to this Nashville based southern rock and country band for free.
crazyfingersCrazy Fingers, June 27th at 7:30 p.m., Mizner Park Amphitheater. Enjoy this Grateful Dead tribute band for free. Food and beverages available for purchase. Blankets and chairs welcome or rent a chair for $5.
High Fidelity, June 27th and 28th at 8 p.m., June 29th at 2 p.m. at West Boca High School located at 12811 West Glades Rd. Presented by Slow Burn Theater. Tickets from $25-$40.
Spark a Reaction: Bath Fizzies, June 28th at 2:30 p.m. at the West Boca Library. Make luxurious, scented bath fizzies. Grades 6 and up. Preregister at 470-1600.
westbocagreenmarketWest Boca Greenmarket, June 28th at 12:30, 8095 Glades Road at the NW corner of Glades and the Turnpike
Krush, June 28th at 7 p.m., Shops at Boca Center. Krush Band presented by The English Tap and Beer Garden and the Shops at Boca Center.