Lifestyle Calendar Jan. 18 - 24

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The National Coalition of 100 Black Women- Greater Miami Chapter is accepting applications for girls ages 12-18 to participate in Just Us Girls Mentoring Program. Monthly sessions will be held every 3rdSaturday10 a.m.-12 p.m. Jan. - June at the Carrie Meek Center at Hadley Park, 1350 N.W. 50th Street.Call 1-800-658-1292 for information. Liberty City Farmers Market will be held Thursdays, 12-5 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at TACOLCY Park until May 2012. For information call 954-235-2601 or 305-751-1295 ext. 107. The Urban Partnership Drug-Free Coalition meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan.19th at 311 N.E.78 Street from 11:30a.m.-1:00 p.m. This is a new drug-free community coalition recently launched in the inner-city. For info contact 305-398-5985. Jonathan Spikes, Inc. presents the "Let's Talk It Out" conflict resolution workshop on Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 at the Joseph Caleb Auditorium from 8:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. For info email info@jonathanspikes.com.
    The B.T.W. class of 1961will meet at the Cultural Arts Center on Sat. Jan 21 at 3pm. For info please call 305 688 7072.
    Booker T. Washington class of 1965, Inc. will meet on Saturday, Jan. 21, 4:30 p.m. at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. For information contact Lebbie Lee at 305-213-0188. The City of Miami Gardens will host the City of Miami Gardens 2012 Citizen's Academy on Jan. 26th at 1515 N. W. 167th Street. The 10 week educational program culminates into increased citizen awareness and involvement. Graduates of the first class will be recognized with a ceremony and reception. For information visit miamigardens-fl.gov South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center (SMDCAC) and Chamber South present Band of the United States Air Force Reserve, Concert Band, a FREE performance on Thursday, January 26 at 8 p.m. For information contact the SMDCAC Box Office at 786-573-5300 or visit www.smcac.org. The College of Arts and Science Art and Art History Department at UM presents the Fourth Cane Fair featuring artwork of UM students. The exhibition will run until Jan. 27 at the Wynwood Project Space. For information call 305-284-3161. The Florida A&M University (FAMU) Lyceum Series will present the Dance Theatre of Harlem Ensemble (DTHE) on Friday, Jan. 27th, at 7:30 p.m. in Lee Hall Auditorium. Tickets are now available at Ticket Master. The Opa-locka Community Development Corporation is pleased to announce its 2012 Homebuyer Education class on Jan.28th 9a.m.-5p.m.,490 Opa-locka Blvd. Call 305-687-3545 for additional information. Chai Community Services food program is taking applications from grandparents raising their grandchildren. All services are free. For applications call 786-273-0294. Dad's for Justice, a program under Chai Community Services assists non-custodial parents through Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office with child support modifications and visitation rights. For information or to schedule an appointment call 786-273-0294. Jewels Baton Twirling Academy is now accepting registration for the 2012 season. Open to those who attend any elementary schools within the 33147, 33142, 33150 zip codes and actively attend church. Contact Elder Tanya Jackson at 786-357-4939 to sign up.