“Shave” the date! All men participating in Movember come to American Social to enjoy complimentary cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, festive souvenir photo opportunities, mustache contests, prizes, and a grant prize drawing.
Nova Southeastern University’s Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences invites the community to join in celebrating the season with a concert of holiday favorites and music from around the world. The concert will feature performances by the Bossa Nova Chorale, singing songs of peace in eight different languages—such as Hebrew, Latin, French, and Swahili—as well as choral music spanning from the 14th Century through contemporary hits, including well-known Christmas songs and pieces celebrating Hanukkah.
According to the latest poll, 82% of voters support legalizing medical marijuana. If the language for the ballot initiative gets past the Florida Supreme Court, voters will have their say in November 2014, when they’re asked to approve the amendment to the state Constitution.
Nova Southeastern University’s Alvin Sherman Library invites you to the 5th season of LIVE. Live is an interactive fine arts series for children and families. Children are invited to explore the excitement of literature through puppetry, theater, music, storytelling, and illustration. All events are free and open to the public. The event is funded by the Charles P. Ferro Foundation. For further information contact Rebecca Stoka at 954 262 5477 or firstname.lastname@example.org
NSU’s University School Student Academic Support Services presents the first session from a series of workshops, for students in grades 8-12 designed to improve executive function skills. These workshops will focus on strategies to help students understand, remember, and recall information and accurately show what they know on exams. For more information contact Lara Bezianis at 954 262 4528 or email@example.com.
Throughout the month of November, American Social invites men sporting mustaches and beards to enjoy specialty Movember cocktail menus. 20% of proceeds will benefit the Movember Foundation. Also, don’t forget to post your mustache photos to American Social’s Facebook using the hashtag #amsomovember and enter to win a $100 American Social gift card! Drawings held weekly.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 18, 2013 for “Knockout Night at Hard Rock Live,” featuring light middleweight contenders Michael “The Brazilian Rocky” Oliveira (21-1, 16 KOs) and former world champion Yuri Foreman (31-2, 8 KOs) in separate bouts on Tuesday night, November 12, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Hard Rock Live Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.
Fort Lauderdale and Miami, FL – October 08, 2013 – The 2013 annual Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night ® Fort Lauderdale and Miami Walks, organized by the Southern Florida and Puerto Rico Chapter, which raise funds for blood cancer research and provide support to patients and their families, will take place Saturday November 9, 2013 from 5-8pm at Huizenga Plaza in downtown Fort Lauderdale at One East Las Olas Blvd.
The Senate Committee on Gambling is currently reviewing gambling statutes to address the ambiguities, inconsistencies, and exceptions in current law and to craft an action plan. They are studying the economic, fiscal and social impact of gambling, considering the many differences of opinions of pro-gambling and anti-gambling forces along with a myriad of special interest groups.
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County chapter will be celebrating its 30 year anniversary with a very special dinner meeting. Come and celebrate with us and interact with other women business owners for support and networking. Our November keynote speaker will be Joan Murray, on-air reporter for CBS4 News. There will also be a silent auction and raffle. Cost to attend: $35.00/members or $45.00/guests.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) and Stuart Isaacson, M.D. – Medical Director, PD and Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton –invite you to attend a presentation on developments in Parkinson’s disease (PD) genetic research. The presentation will include information on mutations to the LRRK2 gene which is more common in Jewish people of Eastern European (Ashkenazi) descent with PD than the general population. New data on PD genetics could arm researchers with a whole new set of tools to diagnose and even treat PD earlier, potentially revolutionizing drug development for PD and other neurological disorders. RSVP to learn more about these genetic factors and research updates. Family and friends impacted by PD are encouraged to attend. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Katie Forsberg at 212-509-0995 (ext. 208) or firstname.lastname@example.org.