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Special to South Florida Times
events calendar April 16
Clematis by Night: Groove
to the sounds of Save the
Radio. The adult alternative
rock band will perform their
latest single Add it Up and
will throw in a few covers of
hit songs for good measure.
6 p.m . at 101 N. Flagler
Dr., West Palm Beach. Free.
April 16 - 25
Awaken Your Power Within: Learn about
the Kriya Yoga teachings of Paramahansa
Yogananda, who first introduced yoga
meditation to the United States in the 20th
century. Brother Pranavananda, a monk
with the Self-Realization Fellowship, will
discuss the power of meditation and how to
use it for more peace and happiness. 7:30
p.m. at Broward County Convention Center,
1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
Sleep Out: The Lord’s Place hosts this
eighth annual fundraiser designed to end
homelessness in Palm Beach County.
The evening features a silent auction,
live entertainment and music. Stories
on homelessness will be shared and
at the end of the night, participants
have the option to sleep outdoors in
sleeping bags and tents in an effort to
raise awareness. Food and beverages
from Joshua Catering Company will be
available for purchase. The Lord’s Place
hopes to raise $200,000. 6 p.m . at the
Meyer Amphitheatre, 105 Evernia St.,
West Palm Beach. 561-494-0125 or visit
Robert Irvine Live: The English chef and
restaurateur who has appeared in Res-
taurant: Impossible presents a unique
interactive culinary show.
decide what food adven-
ture will take place by
spinning a wheel. A
few lucky members of
the audience will
be called on
stage to par-
p.m. at Hard
Rock Live, 1
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Origami That Flies: Learn how to make birds
and other objects that fly with paper through
the art of origami. 2 to 3 p.m . at the Broward
County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort
Lauderdale. Free, but registration is required.
Party for the Planet: Celebrate Earth Day
with an interactive percussion performance
by Steve Gryb. Author Adam P. Rutstein will
sign copies of his book My Planet is Purple.
Participants can learn how buying produce
locally can help save the environment. The fun
continues on Sunday with music by a DJ, raffles
and giveaways. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m . today and
11 a.m . to 3 p.m. Sunday at Palm Beach Zoo,
1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. Free
with museum admission of $18.95, $12.95
children ages 3-12 . 561-533-0887 or www.
Concert Under the Stars: Florida Grand
Opera’s Young Artists perform and you can
enjoy complimentary wine and desserts by
Whole Foods. Take a walk around the gardens
while listening to the music and enjoying the
night air. 7 p.m . at Bonnet House Museum &
Gardens, 900 N. Birch Rd., Fort Lauderdale.
Earth Day Celebration: The day includes
a farmer’s market, and exhibits featuring
eco-friendly products. Live music, arts and
crafts for the kids and more are included
at the EarthSave and Tamarac Community
Farmer’s Market event. 9 a.m . to 2 p.m . at
Veterans’ Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate
Blvd., Tamarac. Free. 954-597-3620.
Florida Turkish Festival: The 13th annual
event features authentic Turkish food and
coffee, fortune telling and more! Kids can
enjoy arts and crafts with performances by
the Dawn Rhys Belly Dance Group. Noon to 8
p.m . at Arts Park-Young Circle, 1 Young Circle,
Hollywood. Free. 954-732-1076.
Two on Tap: Broadway stars Melissa Giattino
and Ron DeStafano per form songs and
dance to tunes from the Great American
Songbook. From Yes Sir, That’s My Baby, to
Fascinating Rhythm, expect an unforgettable
afternoon of song and dance. 2 p.m . at Meyer
Amphitheatre, 105 Evernia St., West Palm
Beach. $25. 561-822-1515 .
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Shen Yun: The Chinese dance and music
company performs in a show that combines
old legends, characters and historical stories.
The show features classical Chinese dance
and music. 7:30 p.m. today and Wednesday
at Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701
Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. $54-
$204. 561-832-7469 or www.kravis.org.
Veronica Guerin: A screening of the film
starring Cate Blanchett based on the true
story of an Irish journalist who exposed some
of Dublin’s most powerful crime barons and
drug lords in the late 1990s. Presented by the
Miami Jazz and Film Society. 6:15 p.m. at the
African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161
NW 22nd Ave., Miami. Free. 305-638 -6771.
Yoga in the Park: Bring your yoga mat, water,
and a towel to relax and unwind with a yoga
session by the bay. A certified instructor will
lead you through the movements and the
atmosphere is perfect to reduce your stress
before returning to the weekday grind. 6 p.m.
at Bayfront Park Amphitheater, 301 Biscayne
Blvd., Miami. Free. 305-358-7550.
Earl Stewart: The author of Confessions of
a Recovering Car Dealer, will discuss his
book and share tips on how to get the best
deals when purchasing or car or having
your car serviced. 6 p.m . at Mandel Public
Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach.
Free. 561-868 -7701.
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The 10th annual event
includes many activities
for the entire family plus a
book giveaway! Storyteller
Windell Campbell will
present and the Florida
Grand Opera Young Artists
will perform Telephone. E .B.
Lewis, artist and illustrator,
Nikki Grimes, poet and
author, and Lucia Gonzalez, author of The
Bossy Gallito are all scheduled to appear.
Didgeridoo Down Under will discuss Aboriginal
Australians and Fantasy Theatre Factory
performs magic! 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m . at the
African-American Research Library and Cultural
Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
West Palm Beach Green Market: Take a
stroll along the waterfront and pick up fresh
flowers, fruit, produce and other foods along
the way. Shop from more than 70 vendors
while music plays. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m . at
101 S. Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach. Free
parking available at the Banyan Parking
The ’70s songbird
comes to South
Florida to sing
some of her
Me Softly with
His Song, Tonight
I Celebrate My
Love, and The First
Time Ever I Saw
Your Face. 8 p.m .
at Broward Center
for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave.,
Fort Lauderdale. $29.50 to $75. 954-462-
0222 or www.browardcenter.org.
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