History/Culture

#SailawaySaturday – Norwegian Cruise Line Makes Inaugural Call to Havana, Cuba

#SailawaySaturday – Norwegian Cruise Line Makes Inaugural Call to Havana, Cuba

Norwegian Sky, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first ship to sail to Cuba, made her maiden call in the capital city of Havana on May 2, 2017.  Norwegian Cruise Line executives were onboard to celebrate the voyage, including Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings President & CEO Frank Del Rio and Norwegian Cruise Line President & CEO Andy Stuart.   […]

Asian-Pacific American Heritage Celebration at Museum of Discovery and Science.

Asian-Pacific American Heritage Celebration at Museum of Discovery and Science.

In honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, the Museum of Discovery and Science is hosting its annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Celebration in collaboration with Polynesian Proud and sponsored by Children’s Services Council of Broward County. Visitors are invited explore the culture, traditions and history of these countries and their people. Special presentations, live music and […]

Sushi + Stroll is Back at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Sushi + Stroll is Back at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Summer nights in South Florida are something special, especially when they are augmented with a cultural backdrop that can’t be beat! Morikami’s popular Sushi & Stroll series is back and better than ever, with a new picnicking area featuring local food trucks and popular Japanese snacks! Offering guests a tranquil, twilight stroll through the 16-acre gardens with memorable sunset views, […]

Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County Events for May 2017

Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County Events for May 2017

IsraelDays Events Calendar- May 2017   Presented by the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, IsraelDays: A Festival of Arts & Culture is an annual event series that celebrates the rich history and culture of Israel.  For more information, visit jewishpalmbeach.org/israeldays or contact Bar Sananes at (561)615-4974.   Yom Ha’ Zikaron (Israel Memorial Day) Film, […]

South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta Heads into 17th Year this Month

South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta Heads into 17th Year this Month

More than 4,000 visitors are expected to attend this year’s annual Sweet Corn Fiesta, held inside Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 30. The event allows visitors and competitors alike the chance to eat some of the best locally grown sweet corn and enjoy other […]

Storytime for Grownups: Spring has Sprung! Part II

Storytime for Grownups: Spring has Sprung! Part II

by Adam Davis, Director of System Services, Palm Beach County Library System It’s Springtime in South Florida! When I moved down here, this became my favorite season of the year – my mulberry tree is full of leaves and starting to sprout berries, and I’m ready at a moment’s notice to clean my house and […]