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These are the dates and people you need to be aware of This is a list of reader-submitted public events, virtual and in-person. CDC social distancing and other guidelines may apply. Please use the contact information to verify details. All programs and activities are subject to change without notice. Sean Kenney’s Nature POP, open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday, to May 1. Created with 800,000 LEGO Bricks, exhibit features over 40 sculptures. Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. 561-233-1757. Tickets available at the gate or online at mounts.org. $5-$12. Broward Women’s Choral Group Rehearsals, 10 a.m.-noon. Jan. 19-April 27. Weekly rehearsals for Broward Women’s Choral Group. Sunshine Cathedral, 1480 SW Ninth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-942-8711. facebook.com/browardwomenschoralgroup. Free. Hunt Slonem: New Directions, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through Jan. 29. An exhibition of new works featuring blown-glass, bronze and glowbox bunnies, which represent new mediums for the artist. Rosenbaum Contemporary, 150 Yamato Road, Boca Raton. 561-994-9180. rosenbaumcontemporary.com. Free. Art 4 All exhibition & benefit, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 19-22. A portion of the proceeds benefit Forza Stefano Charitable Foundation and Art Synergy. The Box Gallery, 811 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach. 786-521-1199. theboxgallery.info. Donation requested at door. Heart of the Square, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. through Jan. 29. Unique exhibition that highlights how Old School Square has been the heart of Delray Beach for over 30 years. Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. 561-243-7922. cornellartmuseum.org. Free. DBSA (Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance) meeting, 6-7:30 p.m. Jan. 19-Nov. 30. Mental health group for peers and supporters meets Wednesdays. Herb Skolnick Community Center, 800 SW 36th Ave., Pompano Beach. 954-682-1060. dbsasouthflorida.org. Free. South Florida Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19. Features Tchaikovsky’s “Pathétique” and the World Premiere of John Gottsch’s “Princess Yurievskaya.” Lillian S. Wells Hall at The Parker, 707 NE Eighth St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-462-0222. browardcenter.org/events. $15-up. ArtServe exhibit features works by Dillard students, 6-9 p.m. Jan. 21, in-person public reception. Features perspectives in gender, class, age, culture, sexual identity, race and individuality through autobiographical art. Exhibit runs through March 26. ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Reception and exhibit admission are free. artserve.org. Grease, 7:30 evenings and matinees at 2 p.m. for shows Jan. 21-30, presented by The City of Lauderhill. See lpacfl.com. Lauderhill Performing Arts Center, 3800 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill. $45-$65. Tim Zimmerman & the King’s Brass, 7:30-9 p.m. Jan. 21. Features innovative worship for young and old alike. Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, 5555 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-771-8840. crpc.org/concertseries. $10-$25. Orchids Rock, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 21-23. International orchid show and sale, by the Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society, features dozens of vendors. Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. $15, or $12 with a $3 coupon from flos.org. Movies in the Park features Sonic the Hedgehog, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 22. Gather the family and bring your blankets and chairs to enjoy a free movie under the covered roof. Margate Sports Complex, 1695 Banks Road, Margate. 954-972-6458. margatefl.com. Free. Beach House 90s Party, 7-11 p.m. Jan. 22. Break out your ripped jeans. Beach House Pompano, 270 N. Pompano Beach Blvd., Pompano Beach. 954-607-6530. beachhousepompano.com. Free. The Atlantic City Boys, 8-9:30 p.m. Jan. 22. Township Center for Performing Arts, 2452 Lyons Road, Coconut Creek. 954-970-0606. townshipcoconutcreek.com. $28 for reserved seating. Eco Trail Trekker expo, 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 23. Features speakers, a cannabis forum, fitness classes, health and beauty clinics, fun activities, and 70 vendors, with music and food sampling. Embassy Suites Hotel by Hilton, 661 NW 53rd St,, Boca Raton. 561-674-3454. ecotrailtrekker.com. $10-$15. Florida Flow Fest, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Jan. 23. Features 30 workshops and performances in flow arts, circus arts, dance, yoga and more. Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second St,, Fort Lauderdale. 561-704-0054. facebook.com/events/1776871295831124. Free. The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 1-5 p.m. Saturdays. Gallery exhibition runs through Jan. 26. Schmidt Center Gallery public space, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. 561-297-2661. Free admission. paid parking. fau.edu/artsandletters/galleries. Concert Under The Stars, 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 27. Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, 900 N. Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale. bonnethouse.org. $45-up. Armory Art Center faculty show, 10 a.m.-noon. through Jan. 28. Armory Art Center, 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach. 561-832-1776. armoryart.org/event. Free. Respect: A Musical Journey of Women, Jan. 28-Feb. 13. Delray Beach Playhouse, 950 NW Ninth St., Delray Beach. 561-272-1281. delraybeachplayhouse.com. $38. Watercolor art by South Florida female artists, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. through Jan. 31. ArtServe and Holy Cross Health present this exhibition with the Gold Coast Watercolor Society. Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center at Holy Cross HealthPlex, 1000 NE 56th St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-462-8190. artserve.org. Free. Iké Udé: Select Portraits, noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; exhibition runs now through January. Color-saturated conceptual photography by Nigerian-born artist brings a new vitality to contemporary portraiture as it addresses notions of identity. NSU Art Museum, One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. nsuartmuseum.org. $5-$12. Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival, times vary, February-April. Features 80 films shown in-person and streaming. See five films for $59; other packages available. Call 561-558-2520 or visit bocajff.org. Annual Worcester-Florida party, 11 a.m. Feb. 3. Delray Country Club, 2200 Highland Ave., Delray Beach. Register at worcesterfloridaparty.myevent.com. Contact Alan Cooper at alancooper1818@gmail.com or 508-789-5066. First Friday Art Walk, 6-9 p.m. Feb. 4-May 6. A night for strolling and discovering the vibrant art scene of galleries, studios and public art through a self-guided tour. Visit Downtown Delray Beach, Atlantic Avenue between Swinton Avenue and the Intracoastal Waterway. 561-243-1077. downtowndelraybeach.com/artwalk. Free. Assumption Catholic Church Flea Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 12. Tables of treasures available, plus food and beverages for sale in the church hall at 2001 S. Ocean Blvd., Pompano Beach. Table rental $25; call Dorothy at 954-478-3276. Free to browse. Secret Garden Tour, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 26. Visit seven privately owned gardens during this special fundraising event by the Fort Lauderdale Garden Club. Entry packet includes self-driving map that starts at The Galleria. Bring your PayPal receipt. Carpooling encouraged. Tickets $30 in advance. 954-561-8475. See flgc.org. Machu Picchu and the Golden Empires of Peru features artifacts & virtual reality, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Exhibit open through March 6. Get tickets online at BocaMuseum.org/Golden. Boca Raton Museum of Art, 501 Plaza Real, Boca Raton. 561-392-2500. Tickets $19.95-$29.95 admission, plus $18 for VR experience. Painting Enlightenment: Experiencing Wisdom and Compassion through Art and Science, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through March. Enjoy the masterful works of famed Japanese artist and scientist Iwasaki Tsuneo in this new exhibit. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233. morikami.org/current-exhibitions. $9-$15. Nonperishable food donations. The Salvation Army of Broward is in need of food items to help replenish its Food Pantry for upcoming community distributions. Drop off weekdays 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 1445 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-712-2431. salvationarmyflorida.org/fortlauderdale. Gumbo Limbo is open for visitors. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; Mondays noon-4 p.m. See aquariums, the sea turtle rehabilitation facility, the Nature Center, gift shop, and all the nature trails. Explore the Intracoastal ecosystems by kayak with a naturalist. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. Visit gumbolimbo.org or call 561-544-8605. Admission free; kayaking $25. Advance reservations required for children’s programs through Webtrac. Lion Country Safari, open daily 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Drive through the wild animal amusement park and take photos of lions, giraffe, elephants, rhinos, primates and more. Safari Falls Splash Park is open daily, weather permitting and is included in admission. Park is 20 miles west of West Palm Beach at 2003 Lion Country Safari Road, Loxahatchee. 561-793-1084. lioncountrysafari.com. $30-$37. Yellow Green Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday every week. Features fresh fruits, vegetables, eat-in stations and take-home delicacies, plus artisans, vendors, plants and unique items. YG Market, 3080 Sheridan St., Hollywood. 954-513-3990. Paid parking, three lots. ygfarmersmarket.com. Bring Butterflies Back, open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, weather permitting. Butterfly World features self-guided tours, gift shop, workshops and lectures with tips on gardening and planting host plants for butterfly caterpillars. Watch videos on YouTube at bit.ly/2CuyZ5e. Shop for plants, ladybugs or pupa. 954-977-4400. Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek. $22.50-$32.50. butterflyworld.com. Moai at Mounts, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. See the new permanent installation in the Tropical Forest Garden that offers three imposing 20-foot statues, replicas of the iconic monolithic, humanlike figures located on Easter Island, Rapa Nui, Chile. 561-233-1730. Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. mounts.org. $10-$12. Riverbend Park has something for all ages. Features morning nature walks, Loxahatchee Battlefield tours, archery, bike rides, fishing and birding. Location: 9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter. 561-741-1359. Many activities are free, some $5-$10. Make online reservations at pbcnature.com. Bonnet House, offers self-guided tours Tuesday-Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m., and hosts special events. See website for family summer specials with times and dates. Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, 900 N. Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale. Check website for pricing. bonnethouse.org. Young At Art is open mall hours, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays; and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Westfield Broward, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation. Features one-of-a-kind interactive exhibits and programming by South Florida-based artists. $8. See youngatartmuseum.org for online activities. Virtual exhibitions feature Space Shuttle Challenger. John Chakeres’s photos of the early years of the Space Shuttle program have been acclaimed worldwide. View “Into Orbit” and “First Fleet” sneak peeks on the Pompano Beach Arts YouTube channel at bit.ly/36ALU2c or visit pompanobeacharts.org/virtual-events. Free. FAU’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. Offers tours, videos and educational activities. Lectures and presentations are open to the public for free. Must register. See bit.ly/2H0OBPU. Museum Tours. 1-3:30 p.m. daily. Spend a couple of hours exploring Fort Lauderdale’s rich history and finding out about the pioneer families. History Fort Lauderdale, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-4431. historyfortlauderdale.org/museum. $15. Free for military and children under 6. Ashanti Cultural Arts virtual classes & events. Features beginner hip-hop Saturdays 11-11:50 a.m.; advanced hip-hop Thursdays 6-7 p.m.; African dance Saturdays noon-1 p.m. and much more. Sponsored by the City of Pompano Beach and the Rotary Club. See ashanticulturalarts.org. Kravis @ Home The Curtain’s Up! Digital stage features a lineup of curated concerts, talks, performances and arts education events. Virtual from West Palm Beach. kravis.org/athome. Broward Center online classes for all ages. Free classes include singing, acting, dancing and improv. Stay connected with this online series available anytime. You can also follow the Facebook page to access previous videos and content. For details, see browardcenter.org and click on Education@Home or visit bit.ly/2EhNvxA. Lifelong Learning Institute. Times and dates vary at Nova Southeastern University’s LLI. Features classes, presentations and programs for seniors via Zoom. Register for link at bit.ly/2Chw0wK. Call 954-262-8471 or email LLI@nova.edu. $30 a month or $15 each. From The Frank to you: Virtual workshops & lectures. In this virtual classroom, guests of all ages can watch video art-making workshops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings. New content added regularly. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. Visit thefrankgallery.org or bit.ly/2FtWCfE. Free. Broward County Library. See what’s new and stay connected. Find upcoming events and classes. Read newspapers, magazines, listen to music and watch movies with a free eCard that can be used to access a wide variety of eContent from a computer or mobile device. Visit broward.org/library. Free. Palm Beach County Library digital events. Many classes and programs are held on Zoom. Participants must preregister. Download a PDF with instructions and then sign up for things. Whatever piques your interest, from engineering a paper airplane to a Latin-flavor cooking demo. Register for digital activities online at bit.ly/2C62OZE or pbclibrary.org. Pompano Beach Arts. Entertaining and educational videos for all ages, including, creative writing classes, visual and therapeutic arts, music, lectures, interviews, workshops, theater basics, storytelling and more. Some events have fees and specific times; others are ongoing and free. Visit pompanobeacharts.org. See Art, Be Happy, features immersive installations, contemporary art, interactive art pieces, and expanded museum store. 561-243-7922 or cornellartmuseum.org. In-person visits noon-5 p.m., Thursday-Sunday. Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. $8-$15. Malayan Tigers & Queensland Koalas. Watch videos, zoo talks and do at-home activities. Presented by the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society. Visit palmbeachzoo.org and click on Activities. 561-547-9453 or visit the zoo’s page on Facebook. Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. In-person visits open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission $18.95. Brain Bites, games & puzzles. Florida Atlantic University offers Virtual Resources for educators, students, and curious explorers of all ages. Features bite-sized neuroscience podcasts and videos to inform you about the neuroscience world in short, digestible episodes. FAU has campuses in Boca Raton, Dania Beach, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Harbor Branch and Jupiter. Visit bit.ly/31aWfxj. Museum of Science & Discovery. Offers on-site educational activities for all age groups, plus resources, and high-quality programs ranging from story time to science demonstrations, as well as virtual learning. MODS, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-467-6637 Visit Mods.org or on Facebook, and YouTube. Prices vary; some activities are free. McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary. Guided tours at 11 a.m., noon and 1 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday by appointment only. Only a limited number of visitors in each group. Call 561-790-2116. No children under 5 permitted. Escorts provided. McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary, 12943 61st St. North, West Palm Beach. $25-$35 a person. mccarthyswildlife.com or follow on Facebook. To submit events, see sunsentinel.com/calendars. Send removal requests to Calendar@sunsentinel.com. Follow on Twitter @SoFLcalendar. Find more events online at sunsentinel.com/events. Birju Maharaj, a legend of classical Indian dance and among the country’s most well-known performing artists, died Monday. Maharaj was suffering from a kidney ailment and was undergoing dialysis and likely died of a cardiac arrest, his granddaughter Ragini Maharaj told the Press Trust of India news agency. Known as Maharaj-ji by his many fans, he was considered an icon of the kathak form of Indian classical dance and was a recipient of the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian award. While the Chinese capital hasn’t gone into full lockdown, all inbound travelers will be required to take a COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival. Fame came abruptly for Detroit painter Jonathan Harris, whose “Critical Race Theory” painting went around the world in a matter of days in late 2021. Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyIn the wake of the Unite the Right rally in 2017—and even more so during the George Floyd protests of 2020—hundreds of Confederate monuments across the country were toppled, removed, or added to the agendas of countless city council meetings. Of course, thousands more remain, spread far and wide below the Mason Dixon line as well as stretching up through the North and as far west as Alaska. But for the cities that did remove these racist NEW YORK — Before he moves on to a whole new world, Jonathan Freeman is enjoying his final magic carpet rides in “Aladdin.” Freeman, who voiced the villainous Jafar in 1992′s animated “Aladdin,” originated the role in the 2014 Broadway production and has performed in more than 2,000 shows since then. Jan. 23 marks his final performance in the Disney musical at the New Amsterdam Theatre on 42nd … A single page of a Spider-Man comic has sold for $3,360,000 USD at a recent auction. Illustrated by… “It is great to be here representing not only the Latino community as an Afro-Latina, but also the Broadway community,” Ariana DeBose said during her Saturday Night Live opening monologue BwayToday.com lists performance schedules and links to each show’s website to keep audiences informed on what shows are canceled. Todd Bertolaet’s St. Mark’s Revisited exhibit will showcase 40 images from this series at the Artport Gallery, open now through March 28. These sisters are painting intricate Coptic muralsto brighten up churches in their hometownLocation: Sohag, EgyptSara Kamel Zekry is a fine arts graduateand her studies led to her fascination of Coptic art(SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) ARTIST WHO PAINTS CHURCH MURALS, SARA KAMEL ZEKRY, SAYING:”Coptic art taught me how to understand the stories in the Bible, conclude a meaning from them and understand what each symbol refers to. It made me deepen my knowledge further in the Bible.”Sara passed on her passion to her younger sister, ChristineThe pair now tour Christian churches with their paint and brushesand spend up to 12 hours finishing a single mural(SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) ARTIST WHO PAINTS CHURCH MURALS, SARA KAMEL ZEKRY, SAYING:”It is a difficult job to stand for eight or 12 hours like this and I only take a small break every three or four hours, it is really exhausting. It is difficult to keep going with it. But if one loves something and works on developing it, they will never get bored.” Travelers from around the world will soon be able to appreciate art from one of Texas Tech University’s very own. Justin Ruby said a lot of his work is exploring what people identify with in society and what they place value in. The French-born artist stirred controversy with his provocative pieces that questioned the very concept of what “art” actually is, and which blur the distinction between utilitarian object and high-priced museum piece. Five alumni of Columbus College of Art & Design show their work in a big way in “Land,” an exhibit running through Feb. 26 in CCAD’s Beeler Gallery. MSU’s Broad Art Museum opened it’s Kahlo Without Boarders exhibit this weekend, showcasing Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s health issues and time spent in hospitals. From Thompson-Boling Arena to Jig and Reel, here’s where and when you can find live music and concerts in Knoxville in 2022.
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