Saturday, July 10
Jamaican Documentary: The victories by Jamaican sprinters at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the reactions from Jamaicans at home are explored in the documentary, Why Do Jamaicans Run so Fast? Screenings will be held at 2 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. at the Miramar Cultural Center/ArtsPark, 2400 Civic Center Pl. in Miramar. For ticket prices and additional information, please call 954-462-0222 or 954-602-4500.
Jeremih: The R&B singer of “Birthday Sex” fame is performing live at Cameo Theater, 1445 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach. Doors open at 11 p.m. and tickets are $20 in advance. For more information, please call 786-235-5800.
Monday, July 12
Hip-Hop Dance Class: The dance company, Hip-Hop Dancerz, offers adult, teen and children’s hip hop classes at ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale every Monday. Class prices begin at $50 per session. Advance registration required. For class times or additional information, please call 954-213-5908 or visit www.hiphopdancerz.com.
Friday, July 16
Zo and D.Wade’s Groove Comedy Jam: Be entertained by comedians Rickey Smiley, George Willborn, Gary Owen and more at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino’s Hard Rock Live, One Seminole Way near Hollywood. Tickets are $45 — $104 and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 954-797-5531.
Networking Event: Come to the ‘Technology and Going Green: Business and Marketing Opportunities’ event, part of the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce’s Business Empowerment Networking Series, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Florida International University’s Kovens Conference Center, 3000 N.E. 151 St. in Miami. Admission is $10 for members and $15 for non-members. To RSVP, please call 305-751-8648
Sunday, July 18
Summer Groove All Star Basketball Jam: The All-Star Basketball Jam led by Alonzo Mourning and Dwyane Wade returns to the AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami. Tickets are $8 — $63 and the game starts at 1 p.m. For more information, please call 786 -777-1250.
Montell Jordan: The singer performs during Mansion Nightclub’s Strip Tease Sunday! Doors open at 11 p.m. and tickets are $20 in advance. Mansion is located at 1235 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach. For more information, please call 305-695-8411.
Friday, July 23
Beres Hammond: The internationally renowned reggae artist performs at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, One Seminole Way near Hollywood. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $39 — $79. For more information, please call 954-797-5531.
Saturday, July 31
Family Reunion Workshop: Enjoy music, food and lectures while you learn how to plan a great family reunion and retrace your roots at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd. near Fort Lauderdale, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, please call 954-625-2810.
The community calendar is published each Friday. Please submit your community event to Kaila.Heard@Gmail.com by the preceding Monday at 10 a.m.