Lifestyle Happenings

Miami Times staff report | 11/14/2013, 9 a.m.
The Opa-locka Community Development Corporation invites the public to the 2nd annual Art of Transformation Fri. Nov. 15, 7- 11 ...

The Opa-locka Community Development Corporation invites the public to the 2nd annual Art of Transformation Fri. Nov. 15, 7- 11 p.m. at the Opa-locka executive airport. Call 305-576-3790.

Clark Atlanta University's South Florida Alumni Chapter will meet on Sat., Nov. 16, at 3 p.m. at the Piccadilly restaurant on Hollywood Blvd. Call 305-651-8097.

SE Florida Regional Partnership & Haitian American Professional Coalition host the third Seven50 Summit, “The Future in Focus,” on Sat., Nov. 16 at N. Miami Sr. High from 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Call 786-565-8515.

Miami Northwestern Class of 1979 will challenge Miami Jackson’s Class of 1979 Sat., Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. at Sparez Bowling alley on University Dr. in Davie. Call 786-399-4726.

Miami Dade College’s Carrie P. Meek Entrepreneurial Education Center will host its NACCE Summit Series Conference, “Growing the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem,” on Mon., Nov. 18 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at MDC North Campus' Conference Center, Room 3249. Call 305-237-1903. 

Race & Film is the topic of a panel discussion, focusing on “12 Years a Slave” at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave., on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. UM Professor Edmund Abaka, Africana Studies, and Miami Times senior editor, D. Kevin McNeir, are two of the featured panelists. Call 786-472-2249.

Miami Edison Class of 1974 will have a reunion meeting on Nov. 20 in the school's cafeteria at 6 p.m. Call 305-301-9147.

The Booker T. Washington Alumni Association will meet Thurs., Nov. 21, at 6 p.m. in the BTW cafeteria.

Alabama State University Miami Alumni Chapter will sponsor a bus trip to the Thanksgiving Day Classic vs. Stillman College in Montgomery, Alabama on Nov. 28. Call 305-439-6600.

The Miami Gardens Super Soul Steppers will hold their "South Florida holiday celebration" at Gwen Cherry Park on Fri., Dec. 6, from 7 to 11 p.m. Donation required.

Right Away Car Care will give a free car wash to those who donate an unwrapped toy Sat., Dec. 7. Call 786-402-8403.

The Girls Choir of Miami will hold its 2nd Annual Holiday Extravaganza featuring songs from The Wiz at the Beth David Congregation, 2625 SW 3rd Ave. Call 305-756-5502.

American Workforce is hosting a trip for fantasy fest in Key West. Call 305-308-4294.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity members from Miami Dade College North and South are making plans for a reunion. Call 305-623-7991. 

n Range Park is offering free self defense karate classes, Mon. and Wed., at 6 p.m., at 525 NW 62nd St. Contact Clayton at 305-757-7961.

S.E.E.K., Inc. will feed the homeless in the City of Overtown every first Sat., at 2 p.m., at 14-15 St. and 1st Ave. Call 678-462-9794.

The Miami Alumni Chapter Tennessee State University meets every third Sat., 9 a.m at Piccadilly Restaurant in Hialeah. Call 954-435-5391.    

Miami Northwestern Sr. High Class of 1961 meets every second Tuesday, 6 p.m. at the Little River Park. Call 305-685-8035.  

Booker T. Washington Class of 1967 meets every third Sat., 7 p.m., at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22nd Ave. Call 305-333-7128.

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. wants sixth grade boys and girls to be a part of their annual Gems & Gents program. Call 305-303-9425.

Helping Every Living Person Inc., H.E.L.P. needs volunteers to work at the Sun Life Stadium for the 2013 football events and will provide community service credit hours to any student (high school or college) that is at least 16 years of age. Volunteers will be provided a free meal ticket. Call 305-326-3907.  

Alabama State University Miami Alumni Chapter meets every second Sat. at noon at Piccadilly restaurant in Palm Springs Mall in Hialeah. All alumni are encouraged to attend. Call 305-651-4319.