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Acreage Pines Anniversary Celebration

By at February 12, 2016 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Acreage Pines Elementary School is preparing for its 25th anniversary celebration on Friday, April 8. The school opened in 1991. As part of the celebration, the school would like to recognize former members of the fox family. If you, or someone you know attended the school, or was a staff member, contact Dawn Shock at dawn.shock@palmbeachschools.org. A display of more...

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Easter Egg Hunt March 20 At Acreage Park

By at February 12, 2016 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

For the last seven years, Jim Sims and his congregation, which relaunched last year as Connect Church West, have sponsored a free community Easter Egg Hunt at Acreage Community Park the Sunday before Easter. The event will return this year on Sunday, March 20 with registration beginning at 12:30 p.m. “We want to provide a safe and fun environment for families to come more...

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Magician Adam Trent At Dolly Hand Feb. 19

By at February 12, 2016 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Magician Adam Trent will perform at the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center on Friday, Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. Trent’s approach to magic is fresh and new. He has always thought that a magic show should first be entertaining. He doesn’t want people to remember just the “tricks,” but also the laughs and the memories. Trent can’t remember a time in his life when he more...

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Apply For Art Society Scholarship

By at February 12, 2016 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Wellington Art Society is accepting applications for several $1,000 art scholarships to be awarded to graduating seniors who live and attend high school in Palm Beach County. The scholarships are available to students planning a college major in visual arts. Online application information has been sent to all art teachers and guidance counselors, but students are more...

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Jim Sackett Softball Tourney

By at February 12, 2016 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Jim Sackett Invitational Celebrity Softball Tournament will take place on Saturday, May 7 at the Okeeheelee Park softball fields beginning at 8 a.m. All proceeds will benefit Friends of Foster Children. This family friendly event will include food, appearances by local celebrities and softball. Friends of Foster Children is a 27-year-old nonprofit organization more...

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Philippine American Society Dance Set For Feb. 13

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

The public is invited to attend Affairs of the Heart, the 16th annual formal Valentine’s Dinner Dance, hosted by the Philippine American Society (PAS) of Palm Beach County. The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 13 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the West Palm Beach Marriott at 1001 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach. Hors d’oeuvres begin at 7 p.m., with dinner at more...

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St. David’s Rummage Sale & Bazaar Feb. 28

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St. David’s Episcopal Church in Wellington will hold its Episcopal Church Women Rummage Sale & Bazaar on Saturday, Feb. 27 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and Sunday, Feb. 28 (8 a.m. to noon) in the parish hall. There will be gently used adult/children’s clothing, books, tapes, children’s books/games, household items (linens, bedspreads, glass, china and vases), costume more...

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Church To Offer Career Counseling

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Community of Hope Church will offer a free, five-week career counseling seminar for those looking for a job or considering a career change. The seminar will be held Thursdays at 7 p.m. at Community of Hope Church (14055 Okeechobee Blvd.) beginning Thursday, Feb. 11. The class is limited to 15 people. Spots must be reserved in advance by calling (561) 753-8883 or e-mailing more...

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Sunday Night Courtesy Ride Program Now Operating During WEF Weeks

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From January through April, Wellington residents now have the opportunity to utilize a free safe ride service on Sunday evenings. The program started Sunday, Jan. 31. Months in the making, the Wellington Safe Ride Service will operate on Sunday nights from 10:30 p.m. until 3:30 a.m. The service ensures that all passengers have a fun and responsible night. Three buses more...

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Foster Children Tennis Event

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On Saturday, Feb. 20 at 11:30 a.m., foster children in Palm Beach County are invited to a tennis clinic/play day at the Wellington Community Tennis Center (3100 Lyons Road, Wellington) sponsored by the Western Communities Tennis Association. Racquets, balls and snacks will be provided. Contact Cathleen Iho at (561) 329-8057 or tennisciho@att.net to RSVP and for more more...

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