Thursday Feb 22 @ 5:00 PM
Art After Dark
Norton Museum of Art – Curator of American Art discusses late-19th- through mid-20th-century African-American art in the Museum’s collection. Screening of Downtown 81, film about the day in the life of a young artist, Jean Michel Basquiat. Drew Tucker & Bill Muter perform a hip-hop anthology. Free Admission Image: Musician / Vibraphonist Drew Tucker 5:30 PM/ Tour: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney: Sculpture 6-8 PM/ Art Workshop: Bearden’s Collages Visit Romare Bearden’s work On Such A Night As This and participate in a collage-making workshop. 6:30 PM / Curator’s Conversation: From Bannister to Bearden Ellen Roberts, Harold and Anne Berkeley Smith Curator of American Art, discusses late-19th- through mid-20th-century African-American art in the Museum’s collection. 7:30 PM/ Tour: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney: Sculpture 7:30 PM/ Screening: Downtown 81 A day in the life of artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat as he wanders the downtown streets carrying a painting he hopes to sell, encountering friends, whose lives we peek into. The film is a slice of life from one of the most exciting periods in American culture, with the emergence of new wave music, new painting, hip hop and graffiti. 7:30 PM/ Live Music: Boom Bap Drew Tucker & Bill Muter perform a hip-hop anthology told through Vibraphone, Tuba & Track. Until 8:30 PM / Cash Bar, featuring a Signature Cocktail each week! Schedule subject to change. Art After Dark is sponsored year-round by the Addison Hines Charitable Trust.
Thursday Feb 22 - Feb 25 @ 5:00 PM
Southeast Regional Fine Art Exhibit
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County – Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County is the host of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Southeast Regional Fine Art Exhibit. Boys & Girls Clubs members throughout the southeast region of the United States created artwork that will be on display at the Norton Museum of Art. A team of judges will select artwork in four age groups and 18 categories to proceed to the national competition, where the winning pieces will be displayed at the BGCA national headquarters art gallery for one year. The winning artwork will also be professionally scanned and reproduced on stretch canvases to become part of a traveling art exhibit.
Thursday Feb 22 @ 6:00 PM
Thursdays at WPB Collective | Halle of Flower & Fringe
CityPlace – Join Halle of Flower & Fringe for a Succulent Terranium Workshop. Come create your own customized terrarium! Flower & Fringe will supply the glass terrarium, a variety of succulents and cacti, as well as different types of sand and rocks to personalize your terrarium. They will also instruct on basic tools, tips, and plant maintenance. To reserve your spot, you must register with Flower & Fringe on their website, www.flowerandfringe.com. Must sign up by 2/20 and pay to reserve a spot. Space is limited. (Max. 16 guests) $65.00 per person
Thursday Feb 22 @ 6:30 PM
Short Film: Stop Offshore Oil Drilling
Surfrider Foundation - Palm Beach County Chapter – In January 2018, the Trump administration proposed a new offshore oil drilling plan that would open up nearly all U.S. water to offshore oil drilling, including he coast of Florida. This plan threatens our coastal ecosystems, economies, and way of life. JOIN US for Shore stories: six short films that highlight the grassroots resistance taking place across the U.S., as well as stories from past oil and gas exploration - including the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster. After the films, we'll discuss the proposal and how you can get involved in resisting offshore oil drilling in Florida.
Thursday Feb 22 @ 6:30 PM
Landon on the Road: Palm Beach
Landon School – REGISTER TODAY: http://bit.ly/2CgiK5l Join Headmaster Jim Neill, the Landon Alumni Office and fellow alumni for dinner! We look forward to seeing you at Flagler Steakhouse at The Breakers (2 South County Road, Palm Beach, FL 33480) on Thursday, February 22. Direct questions to Director of Alumni Relations and Giving Agustin "Gus" Umanzor at 301-320-1007 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday Feb 22 @ 7:00 PM
Thurs Night Cornhole at Pirates Well
South Florida Cornhole – Signup by 7pm --> Starts 7:30!! Weekly blind draw cornhole tournament! • $10/player • Cash payouts each week • Earn weekly points • 2 Championships every 10 weeks ($250 Singles, $250 Doubles) League Points: http://www.southfloridacornhole.com/pirateswellpoints
Thursday Feb 22 @ 7:30 PM
Film Series / Downtown 81
Norton Museum of Art – Downtown 81 follows Jean-Michel Basquiat as he wanders the downtown streets, carrying a painting he hopes to sell and encountering friends whose lives we peek into. The film is a slice of life from one of the most exciting periods in American culture as new wave music, new painting, hip hop and graffiti emerge. Release date: July 13, 2001. Free admission. No RSVP required.
Thursday Feb 22 - Feb 23 @ 11:00 PM
DADA: Micah Scott
Dada – Micah Scott: https://www.facebook.com/MicahScottMusic/
Friday Feb 23 @ 3:00 PM
Workshop: How to Manage Stress in an Age of Hurricanes
Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County – Presented by Dr. Ellen Slawsby, Director of the Mind/Body Chronic Pain Service Benson-Henry Mind Body Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital Many of us are still reeling from recent hurricanes and before we know it, we will be in hurricane season again! Patients with chronic stress can use multiple methods to manage their stress. This persentation will help us learn how to use our own mind and body to develop better stress management skills. Mind body techniques can help improve the quality of individuals lives and help contain the use and need for medication that often can lead to difficult side effects and for some addiction. Come and learn a number of techniques that will help you and or your patients manage and live with their stressbetter. MHAPBC welcomes the return to West Palm Beach one of our favorite presenters: Dr. Ellen Slawsby of The Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Learning objective: Introduce mind body and cognitive behavioral skills, which help individuals manage their life and stress better. The goal is to introduce skills that not only help manage stress better but often allow the patient to reduce or stop using medications that often have deleterious side effects. Targeted to both laypeople and clinicians, this program promises to be one of our most popular this year! 2 CEUs available. Location Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County 909 Fern St. West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Workshop Cost Members $25 Non-members $30 (Become a member today and enjoy discounts at all our events for a year!) Please call today to reserve your seat or sign up online. 561-832-3755 ADVANCE TICKETS ONLY About the Presenter Dr. Ellen Slawsby is a psychologist with the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachussetts General Hospital. The institute is a scientific and educational organization dedicated to research, teaching, and clinical application of mind body medicine and its integration into all areas of health. For the past 35 years, Dr. Herbert Benson and his colleagues have treated thousands of patients with stress-related illnesses using the relaxation response – a physical state of deep rest that changes the physical and emotional responses to stress. Dr. Slawsby is also an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School. Parking is plentiful and free of charge directly behind our building. Registrations are limited, and will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis! Sign up online today or call us at 561-832-3755. Seating is limited!
Friday Feb 23 - Feb 25 @ 6:00 PM
Palm Beach Tech Hackathon
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium – The Palm Beach Tech Hackathon is a three day event where participants form teams, vet ideas, create a project, then present their work to an expert panel of judges. The event will benefit The School District of Palm Beach County and STEM Education, supporting our local community through technology. MORE INFO ---> PalmBeachTech.org/Hackathon/ PRESENTING SPONSORS: FPL Connect South Florida Science Center and Aquarium SUPPORTING SPONSORS: Neo4j Levatas DedicatedIT ScriptSender Digital Resource Nebular Agency Hello Labs Red Pepper Group VXIT The SilverLogic Duffy's Sports Grill Subculture Coffee
Friday Feb 23 @ 6:00 PM
Nights at the Museum "Fun with Steam"
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium – Come explore the emerging world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM)! Welcome, H.L. Johnson Elementary School Community News as our preferred partner school! For more information about how your school can become a preferred partner, email email@example.com. Get hands-on with themed experiments and crafts, experience Virtual Reality painting, participate in family STEM challenges, and more! Guests are also welcome to explore our newest blockbuster exhibit, "Astronaut" at no additional cost. This month's Planetarium show is a special Laser Light Show: "Legends of the Night Sky: Orion" at 6:30pm, 7:30pm, and 8:30pm. Orion takes a lighthearted and imaginative look at the myths and stories associated with the constellation Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky. Accompanied by narrators Aesop the owl and Socrates the mouse, we follow Orion’s adventures as he grows to manhood, battles mythical beasts, foils the plot of an evil king, and wins the heart of Artemis, the beautiful moon-goddess. By the end of the story, we learn how the constellation Orion was placed in the sky, forever turning overhead throughout the seasons. Each Night at the Museum is a different theme, which includes various interactive science crafts, activities, entertainment, exhibits, planetarium shows and a chance to view the night sky in Palm Beach County’s only public observatory. Admission is $6 for members, $13.95 for adults, $11.95 for seniors, $9.95 for children 3-12, children under 3 are free. Tickets purchased at the door. Food and drink available for purchase at our WT Cafe. For more information, please call 561-832-1988 during normal operating hours. Tag a friend and RSVP by clicking "Going" on this event page. See you there!
Friday Feb 23 @ 7:30 PM
PBA Symphony Concert 12th Annual International Piano Festival
Palm Beach Atlantic University: Music, Dance & Fine Arts – The PBA Symphony Concert III: 12th Annual International Piano Festival featuring concertos for two pianos will be held on Friday, Feb. 23 at the DeSantis Family Chapel at 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by: Steinway Piano Gallery and Foundation Bell'Arte www.steinwaybocaraton.com Tickets can be purchased online or by contacting Ticket Central by email or phone between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday-Friday. Tickets: $25 general admission; $10 students with ID Ask about group rates. The annual PBA International Piano Festival has been hailed as one of the most exciting musical events on campus each season. Performers from across the globe come to campus to participate in the International Certificate for Piano Artists (ICPA), which is designed for a limited number of high-level pianists who wish to perfect their art. Students attend ICPA classes with famed professor Nelson Delle Vigne Fabbri and others. These artists are featured in serveral performances during the week culminating in a performance of piano concertos accompanied by orchestra. Although the concerts are impressive and exciting, the opportunity to attend the daily master classes, free-of-charge, is one of the most inspiring parts of the weeks. A complete schedule of master classes will be available in early February at www.pba.edu/pianofestival. NOTE: Online registration for events closes 24 hours prior but tickets can be purchased at the door; parking is complimentary on all PBA Campus lots.
Friday Feb 23 @ 9:00 PM
Neil Hilborn at Kelsey Theater
For Your Friends Booking – Neil Hilborn Many Rooms Friday, February 23rd at Kelsey Theater Event tickets at foryourfriends.net NEIL HILBORN is single handlely bringing Poetry to the mainstream. The Viral poet has garnered critical acclaim with over 60 million views of his internationally successful poems including ‘OCD’, ‘Joey’, ‘The Future’ and author of Amazon bestseller ‘Our Numbered Days’ NEIL HILBORN is a poet of the people: his work is accessible, honest, and he has undoubtedly left a deep impact in the history of contemporary poetry. For the first time ever Australian fans will get their chance to witness NEIL HILBORN live this December and to say he is excited about the tour is an understatement. "How incredible is it that I've wanted to see Australia for so long, and now I get to travel there and perform my work. Life is pretty cool sometimes. I've wanted to hug a wombat since I was eight years old, and now it's going to happen. Oh and I guess I'll perform some poems too. If you had asked me five years ago if I thought poetry would bring me to Australia, I'd have said there's no way. Now here we are, and here I go." Watch: https://youtu.be/53HPQ8MJ-xA https://youtu.be/vnKZ4pdSU-s https://youtu.be/1lg2mLWOAi0 https://youtu.be/2kbuKMlG3k4 Neil Hilborn https://www.facebook.com/neilhilborn http://neilhilborn.tumblr.com/
Friday Feb 23 - Feb 24 @ 11:00 PM
DADA: Lobo Marino & Monster Teeth
Dada – https://www.facebook.com/Lobomarinomusic/?fref=mentions
Saturday Feb 24 @ 9:00 AM
Kitten Yoga at CityPlace
CityPlace – Join us for Kitten Yoga at the Peggy Adams Pup-Up Shop in CityPlace! Two 30-minute classes are offered, one from 9:00 - 9:30 AM and the other from 10:00 - 10:30 AM. Only 25 spots per class - register online at http://bit.ly/2Gx5BZh Bring your own yoga mat, we will bring the kittens! $10 Suggested Donation Storefront is located beside H&M at 701 S. Rosemary Ave #141 in CityPlace.
Saturday Feb 24 - Feb 25 @ 9:30 AM
West Palm Beach, FL - Kidding Around Yoga Teacher Training
Kidding Around Yoga – Passionate about helping children function better in school and at home? Looking for ways to make a difference in the lives of children in your community while earning income? LOVE music? Learn how to teach yoga, mindfulness and meditation to kids in schools, at home, and within community settings in one fun-filled weekend! You don't have to be a yoga teacher to participate. This training is for parents, yoga teachers and all professionals who work with kids that want to continue their education. Go straight to the training page to register: https://okay.kiddingaroundyoga.com/trainings/west-palm-beach-fl-training/ We hope you'll join us for a weekend of life changing fun! Can't make this training? Don't worry! See if other locations or dates work better for you: https://okay.kiddingaroundyoga.com/in-the-loop/
Saturday Feb 24 @ 10:00 AM
PTA Family Fun Day
Pine Jog Elementary School – Come join us for a day fun, family, and wellness. PTA invites you to join us for a great day filled with activities.
Saturday Feb 24 - Mar 31 @ 10:00 AM
New 3D Printing Workshops
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium – Join us for NEW interactive sessions at the South Florida Science Center with Allaxis 3D Printers! These workshops are open to the public but pre-registration is required on our website. All participants must sign waivers when they arrive. Upcoming Dates: February 24th, 2018 March 31st, 2018 Class offered on each date above: "3D Design & Printing Showcase for Ages 7 - 15" - $35 This class is designed to inspire young thinkers to turn their wildest creations into reality with 3D Technology! Students will get hands-on with various 3D technologies including digital modeling, scanning, printing & Virtual Reality design! Class is lectured by Pro 3D Designer Alexander Lorenzo of ALLAXIS 3D Printers. Students will receive informational handouts and a complimentary 3D printed item. ALLAXIS 3D Printers along with The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium are both dedicated to encouraging kids to pursue STEM careers. For more information, call (561) 832-2026 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday Feb 24 @ 10:00 AM
Comic Con Revolution 2018
Florida Cosplay.Org – Comic Con revolution is an annual comic con held at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The first annual event is scheduled for February 24th, 2018. The hours of the event are 10:00am (9:00a w/ advance ticket purchase) to 7:00pm on Saturday February 24th. Attendees can expect a full exhibit hall with over 150 exhibitors including comic creators (over 80 creators in Artist Alley), new comic dealers, vintage comic dealers, comic publishers, toy & collectibles vendors, crafts, costumes, clothing, cosplayers, fan groups and more. Guests Include: Legendary X-Men writer Chris Claremont Chris Bachalo Ming Chen from AMC's Comic Book Men Paul Jenkins Hope Larson Shawn Martinbrough Hope Larson Frank Tieri Shi creator Billy Tucci Vanessa Del Rey Sandy King Carpenter Jeff Dekal Cosplayers Soni Aralynn, Daniele DeNicola & Nerd Bunny Exhibitors will include: Tate's Comics Super Anime Store Aftershock Comics CGC - Comics Guaranty Corporation Creature Entertainment FYE - For Your Entertainment Loot Games & Comics Comic Con Revolution was founded on very simple principles. We are excited to celebrate comics and the creative arts. At the absolute core of what we do are the creators themselves. The people who create the comics, games, toys, film, movies and more that we all love. Without their tireless dedication to creating the fantastic worlds we all get lost in, events like Comic Con Revolution would not be possible. We strive to create the best possible experience for attendees, exhibitors and guests alike. Our team of event industry veterans are dedicated to working hard to create that experience for each of you. #CCRWPB #comics #cosplay #coolstuff
Saturday Feb 24 @ 12:00 PM
Black History Family Day
Norton Museum of Art – Sponsored by PNC Arts Alive Enjoy an afternoon exploring the lives of these artists and their place in American history; from Augusta Savage, who moved from West Palm Beach to become a leader in the Harlem Renaissance, to Romare Bearden who captured urban life in poignant collages, and Jean-Michel Basquiat, who introduced graffiti to the art world. The celebration includes art-making activities led by local artists, gallery talks led by the Museum’s Teen Advisory Squad (TASQ), fantastic live music, and refreshments. This program is made possible through the generosity of PNC Arts Alive. www.norton.org/blackhistoryfamilyday