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Starlight Musicals at Holiday Park, 7-10 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 13. Set up on the football field at Holiday Park, East Sunrise Boulevard and Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. Bring chairs, picnic baskets, and coolers. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase. 954-828-5363. fortlauderdale.gov/starlight.
Cirque Alcatraz by Cirque Italia, times vary, through July 18. Show is R-rated; ages 13-17 must be with an adult. Limited seating, masks mandatory. 941-704-8572. Under the big top tent, across the street from the Palm Beach Kennel Club, 1111 N. Congress Ave., West Palm Beach. $10-up. cirquealcatraz.com.
South Florida Symphony presents Summer With the Symphony Concert 3, 7:30 p.m. July 18. Limited-seating, socially distanced chamber concert features the music of Saint-Saëns and Zwilich. Center for Spiritual Living Fort Lauderdale, 4849 N. Dixie Highway, Oakland Park. 954-522-8445. southfloridasymphony.org/summer-series. $15-$30.
Free virtual wildlife summer camp for kids, July 19-23, weeklong morning sessions hosted by Manatee Lagoon for ages 6-9, sessions through Aug. 16. Features animal observations, experiments, games, crafts and educational lessons by educators, plus prerecorded activities and presentations. Space limited, register at visitmanateelagoon.com. Free.
Zoom Conversation with Artist and Writer M. Carmen Lane, 6:30-7:30 p.m. July 22. Presented by Stonewall National Museum & Archives, Fort Lauderdale. 954-763-8565. stonewall-museum.org/public-programming. Register for link. Free.
La Fiesta: A virtual tribute to Chick Corea, 7:30-8:30 p.m. July 22. The Zach Bartholomew Trio remembers jazz icon Chick Corea. Community Arts Program virtual concert series from Miami. 305-448-7421, ext. 120. communityartsprogram.org. Free.
King Crimson progressive rock, 7:30-10:30 p.m. July 23. Old School Square, 50 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. 561-243-7922. oldschoolsquare.org/events. $39.50-up.
Big Bugs by Moonlight, 7-9 p.m. July 26 and Aug. 21. Back to school weekend, Aug. 14-15. Larger-than-life sculpture exhibit available daily 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. through Sept. 5. Recommended for ages 3-11. Take a flashlight for evening tours. Flamingo Gardens & Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie. 954-473-2955. flamingogardens.org/events. $12.95-$19.95.
Cooking with The Galleria presents chef Bravo in-person, 2 p.m. July 31. Special culinary experience to benefit the Heart Gallery of Broward County that finds finding families for the hardest to place foster children. The Galleria, 2414 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets are $20 per person and space is limited. Register at bit.ly/MeetChefElvisBravo.
Backpack Broward school supply drive, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays through July. United Way of Broward County hosts #BACKPACKBROWARD. Donate filled backpacks at United Way of Broward County, Ansin Building, 1300 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-453-3752. See bit.ly/2UrZkcJ, or a $50 donation buys one backpack at bit.ly/3zOug6X.
The Jungle Book, 2 p.m. Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 1. Music-filled spectacle that chronicles young Mowgli’s adventures. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. 305-444-9293. actorsplayhouse.org. $25.
Save Our Seas distinguished speaker series, 6 p.m. (virtual) Aug. 5 and the first Thursday through Nov. 4. Presented by the Museum of Discovery and Science. mods.org/saveourseas. Free.
Painting Enlightenment: Experiencing Wisdom & Compassion through Art & Science, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through Sept. 19. Enjoy the masterful works of famed Japanese artist and scientist Iwasaki Tsuneo in this new exhibit. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233. morikami.org/current-exhibitions. Free.
‘The Signing,’ represents the Founding Fathers re-imagined, on view through September, at Boca Raton Museum of Art. Artist Renee Cox dramatically recreates signers of the Constitution with modern-day women and men of color in a 12-by 15-foot photograph intended to deconstruct stereotypes. 561-392-2500. See preview at bocamuseum.org.
Visit Mounts Botanical Garden, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Features 25 unique garden areas containing more than 2,000 species of tropical and other plants. Offers nature walks, guided tours, family activities, art classes, orchid tips and more. Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. 561-233-1757. See mounts.org for event times, dates and prices.
Sandoway Discovery Series, 9:30-10 a.m. Ongoing weekly series of discovery, geared for families with children ages 3-5. Each 30-minute program will explore a different topic, from bugs to pythons, plants to butterflies. Sandoway Discovery Center, 142 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach. 561-274-7263. See other activities at sandoway.org. $8.
Dancing with Ira Weisburd, 7-9 p.m. Mondays learn Israeli dancing; or practice line dancing 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Balkin and international dancing, 1-3 p.m., Saturdays. Dance workshops online through 2021. Join at youtube.com/user/iraweisburd, from Kings Point in Delray Beach. 561-901-1200. Free for everyone over 18.
Enriched Life peer support group, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays through December. Weekly Zoom meeting to get your dose of ideas, conversations and lessons for living a more fulfilled and enriched life. Virtual, from Miami. 305-968-1257. Register at myenrichedlife.com/workshops. Free.
Iké Udé: Select Portraits, noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; exhibition runs now through January. Color-saturated conceptual photography by Nigerian-born artist brings a new vitality to contemporary portraiture as it addresses notions of identity. NSU Art Museum, One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. nsuartmuseum.org. $5-$12.
Young At Art has relocated and is open mall hours 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays; and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Westfield Broward, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation. Features one-of-a-kind interactive exhibits and programming by South Florida based artists. $8. See youngatartmuseum.org for online activities.
Bring Butterflies Back, daily, weather permitting. Butterfly World features self-guided tours, gift shop, workshops and lectures with tips on gardening and planting host plants for butterfly caterpillars. Watch videos on YouTube at bit.ly/2CuyZ5e. Shop for gifts, plants, ladybugs or pupa. 954-977-4400. Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek. $22.50-$32.50. butterflyworld.com.
Gumbo Limbo. Ongoing. The Nature Center offers adventures and activities for kids and the whole family. Includes self-guided beachcombing, nature detectives and more. Recommended for all ages. The center is now taking reservations. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. 561-544-8605. Visit gumbolimbo.org or call 561-544-8605.
Virtual exhibitions feature Space Shuttle Challenger. Ongoing. John Chakeres’s photos of the early years of the Space Shuttle program have been acclaimed worldwide. View “Into Orbit” and “First Fleet” sneak peeks on the Pompano Beach Arts YouTube channel at bit.ly/36ALU2c or visit pompanobeacharts.org/virtual-events. Free.
FAU’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. Ongoing. Offers tours, videos and educational activities. Lectures and presentations are open to the public for free. Must register. See bit.ly/2H0OBPU.
Museum Tours. Ongoing, 1-3:30 p.m. daily. Spend a couple of hours exploring Fort Lauderdale’s rich history and finding out about the pioneer families. History Fort Lauderdale, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-4431. historyfortlauderdale.org/museum. $15. Free for military and children under 6.
‘Ask Hanna’ anonymous health chat. Ongoing. Submit queries anytime; answers provided 9-a.m.-5 p.m. South Florida PBS stations’ (WPBT & WXEL) Health Channel launched a free health counseling service. Live chat with health advisers who provide immediate responses. Ask Hanna is available online at askhanna.tv.
Ashanti Cultural Arts virtual classes & events. Ongoing. Features beginner hip-hop Saturdays 11-11:50 a.m.; advanced hip-hop Thursdays 6-7 p.m.; African dance Saturdays noon-1 p.m. and much more. Ashanti Cultural Arts, 353 Hammondville Road, Pompano Beach. Sponsored by the City of Pompano Beach and the Rotary Club. See ashanticulturalarts.org.
Kravis @ Home The Curtain’s Up! Ongoing. Digital stage features a lineup of curated concerts, talks, performances and arts education events. Virtual from West Palm Beach. kravis.org/athome. Free.
Broward Center online classes for all ages. Ongoing. Free classes include singing, acting, dancing and improv. Stay connected with this online series available anytime. You can also follow the Facebook page to access previous videos and content. For details, see browardcenter.org and click on Education@Home or visit bit.ly/2EhNvxA.
Lifelong Learning Institute. Ongoing. Times and dates vary at Nova Southeastern University’s LLI. Features classes, presentations and programs for seniors via Zoom. Register for link at bit.ly/2Chw0wK. Call 954-262-8471 or email LLI@nova.edu. $30 a month or $15 each.
From The Frank to you: Virtual workshops & lectures. Ongoing. In this virtual classroom, guests of all ages can watch video art-making workshops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings. New content added regularly. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. Visit thefrankgallery.org or bit.ly/2FtWCfE. Free.
Broward Library’s Facebook collection. Ongoing. Includes videos curated for all ages. Consider a recorded Zoom performance by the Miami Children’s Museum; or a “Matter of Fact Show” with MODS. You can meet an engineer from the NASA Artemis Program, take a virtual tour of Flamingo Gardens; or celebrate the legacy of Stevie Wonder. Visit bit.ly/3igsmCP or broward.org/library. Free.
Palm Beach County Library digital events. Ongoing. Many activities and programs are held on Zoom. Participants must preregister. Download a PDF with instructions and then sign up for things, like stories and songs about magical unicorns, or learning more about watercolor painting. Whatever piques your interest is now online, from engineering a paper airplane to a Latin-flavor cooking demo. Visit bit.ly/2C62OZE or pbclibrary.org.
Frost Science features live-cam & webinars. Ongoing. See the 500,000-gallon Gulf Stream exhibit. Discover silky sharks, scalloped hammerhead sharks, schools of tuna, devil rays, a loggerhead sea turtle and more. Catch a video on Bird Songs & Monkey Business. Visit the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science from your living room at frostscience.org/at-home.
Pompano Beach Arts. Ongoing. Entertaining and educational videos for all ages, including, creative writing classes, visual and therapeutic arts, music, lectures, interviews, workshops, theater basics, storytelling and more. Some events have fees and specific times; others are ongoing and free. Visit pompanobeacharts.org.
‘Art Couture’ at the intersection of art and fashion. Ongoing. Take a 25-minute online tour of the exhibit at the Cornell Art Museum, presented by Old School Square in Delray Beach. Stroll by designs, from the runway to reality, as you play and pause the video at your leisure on YouTube or bit.ly/3k4q7UO. 561-243-7922 or cornellartmuseum.org.
Brain Bites, games & how does my brain work? Ongoing. Florida Atlantic University offers Virtual Resources for educators, students, and curious neuro-explorers of all ages. Test your brain power with downloadable Brain Games with puzzles and experiments developed by FAU Brain Institute researchers. Listen to podcasts, watch videos and explore the power of your brain. Visit bit.ly/31aWfxj.
MODS virtual Camp Discovery. Ongoing. The Museum of Discovery and Science releases videos every weekday morning with daily activities, resources, and high-quality educational content. These fun STEM programs range from story time and hands-on activities to science demonstrations. Visit Mods.org or on Facebook, and YouTube.
Whitehall, Flagler Museum in-person & virtual tours. Ongoing. See the Grand Hall and listen to an audio tour. Take a virtual visit of the library, music room or billiard rooms and hear about the decor from the Gilded Age before slipping into the Grand Ballroom for a peek at its opulence. The Drawing Room is adorned with silk fabric and decorated in Louis XVI style. Take the tour at One Whitehall Way, Palm Beach or online at flaglermuseum.us. $3-$18.