calendar_web.jpgThursday, Jan. 26

Charity Social: South Florida Professionals present their third annual event, 6:30 p.m. at Suite 100, 300 S.W. First Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. Suggested donation $20. Email

Boardroom Jazz Business Forum: The Center for Enterprise Opportunity invites the small business community to “Wall Street Finance Comes to Main Street” at the Borland Center for Performing Arts inside Midtown at Palm Beach Gardens, 4901 PGA Blvd. Visit

Saturday, Jan. 28

Movie Night: Commissioner Barbara Jordan invites residents in District 1 to enjoy a film under the stars, as animated characters take to the silver screen, 7 p.m. at Country Village Park, 6550 N.W. 188 Terr., Miami. Call 305-474-3011.
Dinner Dance Gala: The Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Ensemble invites you to “Stompin’ at the Savoy,” 7 p.m. at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort & Spa, 321 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. Tickets $75, all proceeds support the student organization. Email

Wednesday, Feb. 1

Education, the New Civil Rights Movement: Dr. Umar R. Abdullah-Johnson speaks for Black History Month, 6-10 p.m. at Inlet Grove High School, 600 W. 28th St., Riviera Beach. Call 561-856-7722.

Thursday, Feb. 2

Dr. Seuss Anniversary Celebration: Dadeland Mall invites all children to celebrate their wild imaginations in honor of Dr. Seuss’ 75th anniversary with a whimsical trip through Seussville that includes story time, enchanting Dr. Seuss episodes, arts and crafts and more, 6:30 p.m. in The Saks Fifth Avenue corridor, 7535 N. Kendall Dr., Miami.

Saturday, Feb. 4

Keb’ Mo in Concert: South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center presents three-time Grammy Award winner and Blues superstar Keb’ Mo’ at 8 p.m. at the center, 10950 S.W. 211 St. in Cutler Bay. Tickets $5-$35. Call 786-573-5300 or visit

Pan-African Market Kick-Off: Experience a one-stop showcase representative of continental Africa and its New World Diaspora, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at USA Self Storage, 500 State Road 7 (Hwy. 441) in Hollywood. Call 954-903-8025 or email

Alvin Ailey Modern Dance Workshop: The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Greater Miami Chapter presents a dance workshop with Nasha Thomas-Schmitt, former principal dancer and Alvin Ailey Master Teacher, 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 N.W. 22 Ave. Open to all level dancers ages 16 and older. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Space is limited. Advanced registration required, deadline Feb. 6. Visit

Clematis By Night: West Palm Beach's free weekly concert series on the new downtown waterfront every Thursday, 6-9 p.m, Centennial Square at the Waterfront Commons. More info at 561-822-1515 or

Virginia Key Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance: Jam with Chaka Khan, Del McCoury, Arrested Development, Donna the Buffalo, Fishbone, Immortal Technique, Gibbor Green, Beausoleil Avec Michael Doucet, Locos Por Juana, Christabel & the Jons, ArtOfficial and more, Feb. 9-12. Call 786-332-4630 or visit
Opa-locka Farmers’ Market: Join fellow residents at your neighborhood market which features a variety of fresh, local goods and food demos, every Wednesday through March 7, 2-5 p.m. at Nathan B. Young Elementary, 14120 N.W. 24th Ave. in Opa-locka. Call 305-685-0973.
West Palm Beach GreenMarket: Saturdays, downtown at Waterfront Commons, 101 S. Flagler Dr. Call 561-822-1515 or visit

Liberty City Farmer’s Market at TACOLCY: Come out for fresh fruits, veggies and other organic yummies, 12-6 p.m. every Thursday and Saturday at TACOLCY, 6161 N.W. 9th Ave. in Miami. Call 305-751-1295.

Lake Worth Farmer’s Market: Saturdays at Waterside, N.E. corner of Lake Avenue and A1A. Call 561-283-5856 or visit lakeworthfarmersmar