2011-06-16 / What To Do, Where To Go

WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO


Experience sunset from the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse on June 17 and June 22. Call for times. 747-8380, Ext. 101. Experience sunset from the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse on June 17 and June 22. Call for times. 747-8380, Ext. 101. Thursday, June 16

¦ Story time session at the Loxahatchee River Center – 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, Burt Reynolds Park, 805 N. U.S. 1, Jupiter. Call (561) 743-7123 or visit www.loxahatcheeriver.org/rivercenter.

¦ Mos’Art Theatre – Screenings of “White Irish Drinkers,” at 5 p.m. and “In a Better World,” at 7:30 p.m. June 16. Tickets: $8. 700 Park Ave., Lake Park; 337-6763.

¦ Sailfish Marina Sunset Celebration – Shop for arts and crafts made by artists from around the country, 6 p.m. June 16, Sailfish Marina, east of the Intracoastal, just south of Blue Heron Boulevard, Palm Beach Shores; 842-8449.

Friday, June 17

¦ Kid’s Monthly Movie Madness – 11 a.m. June 17 at Lake Park Public Library, 529 Park Ave., Lake Park. Popcorn will be served. Free; 881-3330.

¦ Mos’Art Theatre – Screenings of “I Am” and “L’Amour Fou.” Various times, June 17-23. From Britain With Love series: “In Our Name,” 6:20 p.m. June 18; “Africa United,” 7 p.m. June 19; “Third Star,” 8 p.m. June 22. Summer Kids Movie, 1 p.m. June 22. Opening night tickets: $6. General admission: $8. 700 Park Ave., Lake Park; 337-6763.

¦ Downtown’s Weekend Kickoff – Singers perform 6-10 p.m. Fridays. June 17: The Party Dogs; June 24: Dirty University. Downtown at the Gardens’ Centre Court, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Drive, Palm Beach Gardens; 340-1600.

¦ Jennifer Sheehan – The singer has played sold-out shows at New York’s Metropolitan Room and last year made her Carnegie Hall debut. She plays a cabaret show June 17-18, The Colony’s Royal Room, 155 Hammon Ave., Palm Beach. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and show starts around 8 p.m. Cost: $110 for dinner and show; $70 for show only. 659-8100.

¦ Lighthouse Sunset Tours – Scheduled for June 17 and 22. Call for tour times. See the Jupiter Lighthouse turning on to illuminate the night sky. Visitors get an inside look at the nuts and bolts of a working lighthouse watch room. Tour time is approximately 75 minutes. Tickets: $15 members, $20 non-members. RSVP required; 747-8380, Ext. 101.

Saturday, June 18

¦ Glee Club – 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Mos’Art Theatre, 700 Park Ave., Lake Park; 707-5677.

¦ Fitness at the Library – Sponsored by Bridges at Lake Park, 11 a.m.-noon June 18, Lake Park Public Library, 529 Park Ave., Lake Park. Free; 881-3330.

¦ Kids Story Time – 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, Loggerhead Marinelife Center, 14200 U.S. 1, Juno Beach. Free; marinelife.org.

¦ Downtown’s Family Fun Challenge – Father’s Day Boot Camp Challenge. There will be a 1.5-mile course set in and around Downtown at the Gardens, plus six boot camp stations with exercises and tasters, live entertainment, free goody bags for participants and special edition finishers T-shirts. It’s 6-10 p.m. June 18, Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave., Palm Beach Gardens. For more information and to register, visit Trirunningsports.info.

¦ Celebrate Saturdays at Downtown

Singers perform 6-10 p.m. Saturdays. June 11: Jerry Wayne’s Private Party Band. June 18: Raquel Williams; June 25: Xpresso. Downtown at the Gardens’ Centre Court, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Drive, Palm Beach Gardens; 340-1600.

Sunday, June 19

¦ Opera in Cinema: “Macbeth” – 1:30 p.m. June 19, Mos’Art Theatre, 700 Park Ave., Lake Park. Tickets: $18; 707-5677.

Monday, June 200

¦ Teen Summer Theatre Program – June 20-July 1, Eissey Campus Theatre, Palm Beach State College, Palm Beach Gardens. Program is for teens ages 13-16, and will end with a free performance on July 1. A maximum of 25 students will be accepted into the program. Tuition: $375; 207-5905 or denholmn@palmbeachstate.edu.

¦ Learn to Let Go of Clutter – Six-week class at Palm Beach Gardens High School, Holly Drive, Palm Beach Gardens, 6-7 p.m. Mondays from June 20 to Aug. 1. Cost is $28; 236-4298 or kathy@exercisewithkathy.com.

. Tuesday, June 21

¦ Summer Solstice Celebration – Sponsored by the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation. Begins at 6 p.m. June 21 at Bice, 313½ Worth Ave., C1, Palm Beach. RSVP by June 17 to plantcypress@aol.com.

¦ One Night Stand: An Open Mic Night – Poets, vocalists, instrumentalists, comedians and other performers are invited to showcase their acts on the acoustic set 7-9 p.m. June 21 at Via Jardin’s courtyard garden, 330 Clematis St., downtown West Palm Beach. Hosted by the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority, the free series will continue on the third Tuesday of each month. Call 833-8873 or visit WPBGO.com.

Wednesday, June 22

¦ “Break Up Support Group” – 10 a.m. Wednesdays, various locations in Palm Beach Gardens. Sponsored by The Counseling Group, which provides free Christian counseling, classes and support groups; 624-4358.

¦ Hatchling Tales – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Loggerhead Marinelife Center, 14200 U.S. 1, Juno Beach. Free; marinelife.org.

¦ Tai Chi for Arthritis – 11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Burns Road Recreation Center, 4404 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Class focuses on muscular strength, flexibility and fitness. Drop-in fee: $9; resident discount fee: $8. 10-class pass fee: $80; resident discount fee: $70. 630-1100; www.pbgfl.com.

Ongoing Events

¦ A Summer of Fun Cooking Camp with FunChefs – Whole Foods Market in Palm Beach Gardens and Chef Stacey Webb are partnering for a hands-on cooking camp. Young chefs will learn the art of cooking along with lessons in nutrition, organics and food safety. Camp geared toward children ages 6-12. Classes are through June 17 and July 11-15; $175 per week. Class sizes are limited, registration required. Whole Foods’ Lifestyle Center is at Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Drive, Palm Beach Gardens. For more information: www.whole foodsmarket.com/palmbeachgardens.

¦ Turtle Walks – Guided walks offer the opportunity to see loggerheads nesting, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, through July 30, Loggerhead Marinelife Center, 14200 U.S. Highway 1, Juno Beach. Tickets are $10 for members of Loggerhead Marinelife Center and $15 for non-members. Pre-registration is required; 627-8280.

¦ “Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee” – Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday. 747-8380, Ext. 101; jupiterlighthouse.org.

¦ Flagler Museum – Museum is housed in Henry Flagler’s 1902 beaux-arts mansion, Whitehall. The museum is at 1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach. Tickets: free for members; $18 adults, $10 youth (13-18 years) accompanied by adult; $3 child (6-12 years) accompanied by adult; and free for children under 6. 655-2833.

¦ “The Beauty Queen of Leenane” – Through June 19, Palm Beach Dramaworks, 322 Banyan Blvd., West Palm Beach. Tickets: $47; 514-4042, Ext. 1.

¦ “Tropical Images” – FAU Jupiter’s Art in the Atrium program is hosting an exhibit by the North County Art Association. The special exhibition, “Tropical Images,” features a collaboration of resident artists Gerri Aurre, Camille Babusik, Lois Barton, Barbara Carswell, Katy Digioia, Carol Frezza, Jack Keogh, Barbara Knauf, Tess Lindsay, Rod Marter, Linda Mathison, Sue Noonan, Danica Papali, Victor Papali, Quince Quaintance, Karen Reinhart, Bill Sabino, Carol Steinberg, Dorothea Talik, Suzanne Todd, Tanya Witzel and Barry Zelikson. The SR Atrium is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The free exhibition runs through Aug. 1, at the Student Resource (SR) building, at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter; 799-8105.

¦ Children’s Research Station – Loggerhead Marinelife Center program is designed to exercise children’s science skills through an experimental lab. Each child receives a lab coat, veterinary instruments, mtt a worksheet, and their own sea turtle replica to name and study. Kids take mc their sea turtle’s straight and curved measurements with a measuring tape and calipers. Based on the

Li measurements, Dr. Logger helps the group place their turtles into a size classification to determine age aand wect species. They role play taking blood with a syringe and learn about the different things a blood sample can reveal. The children look at X-rays, locate a hook in the turtle’s throat learn about st and more the steps necessary during sea turtle rehabilitation. Then, the wc group tags their turtles with a unique number and mimics a successful

TFSJ sea turtle release into the ocean. To be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, and at 11 a.m. 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays. Admission is free; 14200 U.S. 1, Juno Beach; 627-8280.

¦ GardensArt – “Visions: Real and IImagined,” et photography and digital imagery by Elle Schorr and Nathan Selikoff, through June 23, Palm Beach Gardens H6 City Hall Lobby, 10500 N. Military Trail. Free; 630-1100.

¦ Lighthouse ArtCenter – “The Art of Association,” through June 9. “Next Wave,” June 16-Sept. 1. 3rd Thursday event is June 16; official opening and awards ceremony is 7-10 p.m. June 24. Museum is at Gallery Square North, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Cost: Members free, $10 nonmembers ages 12 and up. Free admission Saturdays, excludes golf exhibitions; 746- 3101 or www.lighthousearts.org.

¦ Norton Museum of Art – “From A to Z: 26 Great Photographs from the Norton Collection,” through June 19; “Eternal China: Tales from the Crypt,” through July 17. “Altered States,” through July 17; “Out of This World,” through Sept. 4. Museum is at 1451 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach. Admission: $12 adults, $5 visitors 13-21; free for members and children under 13. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. second Thursday of the month. Closed Mondays and major holidays; 832-5196.

¦ Palm Beach Photographic Centre – Through June 18: “Project Tandem: Two Bicycles, Two Photographers, One 11,000-Mile Ride,” with photographs by Morrigan McCarthy and Alan Winslow. June 24-Aug. 20: The 15th annual “INFOCUS Juried Show” that will spotlight the work of student members, and “Picture My World,” showcasing photos and writings by local disadvantaged children. The Photographic Centre is at 415 Clematis St., West Palm Beach; 253- 2600.

¦ Society of the Four Arts – Museum, library and gardens are at 2 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. Admission: Free to members and children 14 and under, $5 general public; 655-7226.

¦ Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Pamela Larkin Caruso – Features botanicals and hearts, through Aug. 31. Eissey Campus Theatre lobby gallery, Palm Beach State College, Palm Beach Gardens. Gallery is open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and at all performances; 207-5905.

¦ The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus – “Collective Synergy,” juried exhibition by members of the Palm Beach County Art Teachers Association, through Sept. 2, Palm Beach State College, Palm Beach Gardens. Free; 207-5015.

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