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For more information about events email us at pompano.events@copbfl.com

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May
1 st
Old Town Untapped 6:00 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street
Old Town Untapped

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Old Town Untapped is a monthly craft beer and arts festival hosted by the Pompano Beach CRA and features free samples of local beers crafted by breweries in Pompano Beach's emerging craft beer scene. In addition the streets of Old Town are lined with food trucks, artists, crafters and interactive art. Inside Bailey Contemporary Arts, guests can grab some locally roasted coffee at Blooming Bean Coffee Roasters and walk through the galleries rotating art exhibits each month.

May
2 nd
Music is Your Ali 10:00 am | Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
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Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

30 Minute Sessions: 1 Student per Session

The Music Is Your Ali program is currently offering instruction in piano, guitar and drums. Students 12 and up are invited to join us each Saturday, for free 30-minute music lessons thanks, in part, to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion!

May
2 nd
Story Time at the Blanche Ely House Museum 11:00 am | Blanche Ely House, 1500 NW 6 Ave
Story Time at the Blanche Ely House Museum

Join us for a fun-filled story time at the Blanche Ely House every first Saturday! Story lovers of all ages can stop by with a parent or guardian to hear a story, participate in a short story-based activity and enjoy a healthy snack. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

"For this month's Story Time at the Blanche Ely House Museum we have selected a story and craft to celebrate African American Music Appreciation Month. Visit Storyline Online to watch as actress Viola Davis, reads the book Rent Party Jazz written by William Miller and illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb. Then try your hand at writing a short skit or play to act out the lyrics of the song ""What a Wonderful World.""
We're posting our skits using the hash tag #BEHMStoryTime JOIN US!

StoryLine Online Link:
https://www.storylineonline.ne...

Activity Guide Link (attachment in column to left) : https://www.storylineonline.ne...
#BEHMStoryTime"

May
6 th
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition 12:15 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Nourish your creative side with a break from the break room! Bring your lunch and enjoy at tables set up in the galleries. Various art projects each week. Class is limited to 20 students.



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May
7 th
Virtual Lunch with Art – Poetry Edition 12:15 pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center
Virtual Lunch with Art – Poetry Edition

We can’t be with you in person, but join us virtually and take a break from your day, bring your lunch and unleash your creativity. As you eat your lunch, enjoy a unique cultural experience that turns us all into poets. Each month, create, listen or watch different poems designed to spark the artist in you. Each workshop encourages you to step out of the mundane and explore your potential and escape from the daily stresses of life while remembering how beauty can be found in even the simplest of words. Guests are invited to bring their lunch, and a friend and come create a memorable piece of art.



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May
9 th
Music is Your Ali 10:00 am | Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
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Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

30 Minute Sessions: 1 Student per Session

The Music Is Your Ali program is currently offering instruction in piano, guitar and drums. Students 12 and up are invited to join us each Saturday, for free 30-minute music lessons thanks, in part, to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion!

May
10 th
Virtual Soulful Sunday 6:00 pm | Ali Cultural Arts Center, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
Virtual Soulful Sunday

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Soulful Sundays features South Florida's top performers and bands in various genres ranging from Soul, R&B, Neo Soul, Blues to Jazz and Funk. Merging local and national artist, organizations and vendors, this program creates an unforgettable monthly musical experience that enriches as well as celebrates the history and culture of the African American community in Pompano Beach. This month The Allstars Band featuring "Clint Powell" brings a heavy dose of rhythms and great vocal harmony that will keep you on your feet. Ages 18+

May
13 th
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition 12:15 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Nourish your creative side with a break from the break room! Bring your lunch and enjoy at tables set up in the galleries. Various art projects each week. Class is limited to 20 students.



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May
14 th
Virtual A Taste of Jazz 7:00 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Virtual A Taste of Jazz

On the 2nd Thursday of each month, we traditionally invite guests to join us at the Bailey Contemporary Arts to be entertained by Martin Hand and musicians of the Gold Coast Jazz Society, while tasting new wines curated by a local purveyor. Tonight, while we cannot supply the wine as we typically do, we can still bring you the music! So pour your own glass of wine and press play as Martin Hand invites us into his home to learn about the history of the jazz guitar, providing some fascinating insights and great rhythms.

https://www.facebook.com/BaCAPompano/videos/231007058196675/

May
16 th
Music is Your Ali 10:00 am | Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
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Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

30 Minute Sessions: 1 Student per Session

The Music Is Your Ali program is currently offering instruction in piano, guitar and drums. Students 12 and up are invited to join us each Saturday, for free 30-minute music lessons thanks, in part, to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion!

May
20 th
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition 12:15 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Nourish your creative side with a break from the break room! Bring your lunch and enjoy at tables set up in the galleries. Various art projects each week. Class is limited to 20 students.



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May
20 th
Blanche Ely High School Graduation Parade 4:00 pm | Blanche Ely High School
Blanche Ely High School Graduation Parade

Honoring Blanche Ely High School 2020 Graduates as they drive around the school. Members of the community are welcomed to join School and City Officials in the celebration and cheer for the students as long as they are wearing masks and stay safely 6 feet apart (preferably in their parked vehicles along the route).

*Parade Route: Start at Mitchell Moore Rec Center. Head down NW 10th Street, making a left on NW 6th Ave, and ending at NW 15th Street. Participants must be in line no later than 3:45 pm.

Contact Info: Simeka Love: 954-288-1778 or Dahlia Baker: 954-513-0663

May
20 th
Pompano Beach High School Graduation Parade 7:20 pm | Pompano Beach High School
Pompano Beach High School Graduation Parade

Honoring Pompano Beach High School 2020 Graduates as they drive around the school. Members of the community are welcomed to join School and City Officials in the celebration and cheer for the students as long as they are wearing masks and stay safely 6 feet apart (preferably in their parked vehicles along the route).

*PARADE ROUTE: Start inside Community Park. Head NE 18th Avenue making a right NE 4th street II and ending of NE 13th Avenue. Participants must be in line no later than 7:00 pm.

Contact Info: Jill Samaroo: 754-322-2021 or Dahlia Baker: 954-513-0663

May
20 th
Virtual Lyrics Lab – All Arts Open Mic 8:00 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Virtual Lyrics Lab – All Arts Open Mic

Our beloved all arts open mic is back---virtually. Join us for this fun-filled edition featuring intimate living room performances from some of south Florida’s best singers, poets and artists! Our host Chris O'Neill will get the event started and featured artists include: singer Jas Floyd, spoken word poet Dorrian Bridges, musician Beto Rubinelli, singer Nathalie Nesh and rapper and singer Walter "Pops" Lugo!

May
21 st
Virtual Lunch with Art – Music Edition 12:15 pm | Ali Cultural Arts Center
Virtual Lunch with Art – Music Edition

Join us virtually and take a break from your day and let music soothe your soul! These informative and relaxing sessions will introduce you to various forms of music, followed by a group discussion. Each melody becomes an escape from the daily stresses of life and reminds us how music is a universal language that we can all understand.



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May
22 nd
Movies in the Park 7:00 pm | Community Park / Soccer Multi-Purpose Field - 1700 NE 8th St.
Movies in the Park

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The City of Pompano Beach Parks and Recreation Department invites you to our first ever Movies in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and come enjoy a featured presentation at the park under the stars on the fourth Friday of every month at Community Park. This is a free, family – friendly event. The movie will begin at 7 pm.

Featured Film: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

May
23 rd
Music is Your Ali 10:00 am | Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
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Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

30 Minute Sessions: 1 Student per Session

The Music Is Your Ali program is currently offering instruction in piano, guitar and drums. Students 12 and up are invited to join us each Saturday, for free 30-minute music lessons thanks, in part, to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion!

May
23 rd
Virtual Story Time at Blanche Ely House Lotus and Feather 11:00 am | Blanche Ely House, 1500 NW 6 Ave
Virtual Story Time at Blanche Ely House Lotus and Feather

For this month's Story Time at the Blanche Ely House Museum we have selected a story and craft to celebrate National Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Visit Storyline Online to watch as actress Michelle Yeoh, reads the book Lotus & Feather written by Ji-Li Jiang and illustrated by Julie Downing. Then try your hand at creating an origami paper crane by visiting Origami Tsunami on You Tube

We're posting our paper cranes using the hash tag #BEHMStoryTime JOIN US!

StoryLine Online Link: (attachment in column to left)

https://www.storylineonline.ne...

Activity Guide PDF

Craft Video by Origami Tsunami :

#BEHMStoryTime

May
25 th
Memorial Day Parade 10:00 am | Pompano Beach Cemetery
Memorial Day Parade

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

May
27 th
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition 12:15 pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts Center
Lunch with Art: Visual Arts Edition

Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Nourish your creative side with a break from the break room! Bring your lunch and enjoy at tables set up in the galleries. Various art projects each week. Class is limited to 20 students.



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May
28 th
Virtual Programming: Montage – A Film Series 7:00 pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center
Virtual Programming: Montage – A Film Series

Montage is back--virtually. Our film series returns with an insightful and moving experience that will open-up a dialogue about our relationship with sugar. Sign up for this FREE event, which features a film screening and a Q&A session with the filmmaker.

On Thursday, May 28, at 7 PM, Black Cat Media will host filmmaker Sanjeev Chatterjee for a screening of “Sweet Malady.” In the film, Chatterjee follows a family in Kolkata, the capital of India’s West Bengal state and a city known for its obsession with sweets, as well as its scarily high rate of Type 2 Diabetes. Read more about the film here.

After the film, there will be a question answer session with the filmmaker-- taking your questions about everything from the filmmaking process to questions about the film itself.

Register for this Free Virtual Event on Eventbrite. A link to access the program will be emailed to you on the day of the event. Tag your friends and watch together.



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May
30 th
Music is Your Ali 10:00 am | Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd
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Cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

30 Minute Sessions: 1 Student per Session

The Music Is Your Ali program is currently offering instruction in piano, guitar and drums. Students 12 and up are invited to join us each Saturday, for free 30-minute music lessons thanks, in part, to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion!