Lifestyle Happenings

Miami Times staff report | 4/3/2014, 9 a.m.

The Miami Dade College School of Education presents “Day of the Young Child: Nourishing the Next Generation” 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sat. April 5 at the Homestead Campus Central Lawn. Call 305-237-5134 or 305-237-1632.

Booker T. Washington Alumni Association, Inc. presents the 2014 living legends Gala Ball Sat. April 12 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel. Tickets are $60. Call 305-213-0188.

Booker T. Washington Alumni Association, Inc. will have a photo session and meeting 5 p.m. Thu. April 17 at the BTW courtyard and cafeteria. Call 305-213-0188.

Booker T. Washington’s Class of 1965 will meet 3:30 p.m. Sat. April 19 at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. Call 305-213-0188.

Progressive Officers Club is offering $1000 scholarships to Black high school students in Miami-Dade and Broward counties who are in good academic standing and have been accepted to an institution of higher learning as a full-time student. Requests for applications must be mailed to P. O. box 680398, Miami FL 33168 Attn: Education Assistance Award Program no later than April 25. Call 305-321-0388.

Miami Jackson’s Class of 1974 will celebrate their 40th class reunion May 19-25. Call 305-688-6806 or 305-992-4986.

Miami Northwestern’s Class of 1972 will be having their 60th Birthday Party, Sat. June 21, at 8 p.m., $30.00 per person. Contacts for info: Albert 305-542-8810, Clarateen 305-790-8168 or Cynthia 786-271-6732.

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’s Class of 1961 meets noon every second Tue. at the Gwen Cherry Park NFL Yet Center. Call 305-685-8035.  

Booker T. Washington’s Class of 1967 meets every third Sat., 7 p.m., at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. 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.

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.

Miami Jackson’s Class of 1971 meets 3 p.m. every first Sat. at Gwen Cherry Park NFL/YET (meeting area). Call 305-696-0706 or 305-778-0105.

Knoxville College, a 138-year-old HBCU, asks its alumni, friends and the public to help it survive by donating to its urgent campaign to raise 650,000 by June. Call 305-915-7175.

Miami Jackson’s Class of 1979 is celebrating their 35th class reunion in June. Call 305-610-9868.

The Joint Alumni Coalition, Inc. meets every 2nd Sat of each month at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center in Liberty City. Call 786-470-7334.

Miami Central’s Class of 1980 will meet on the first Tuesday of each month at Miami Central’s Media Center Library to plan their upcoming 35th reunion. Call 954-439-5361.

The Women’s friends group of Miami is looking for mature women to share their experiences, travel, socialize, learn, grow, network and support each other. Call 786-759-2597.