Lifestyle Happenings

1/30/2014, 9 a.m.
Edwidge Danticat will appear at Books & Books in Coral Gables to celebrate, “Haiti Noir 2: The Classics” on Wed. ...

Edwidge Danticat will appear at Books & Books in Coral Gables to celebrate, “Haiti Noir 2: The Classics” on Wed. Jan. 29th at 8 p.m.

No More Broken Hearts presents a domestic violence workshop hosted by Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall Sat., Feb. 8 at 9 a.m. at Miami Edison Middle School. Call 305- 995-2311.

The City of South Miami’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee cordially invites you to participate in their 2014 Black History Month Parade. The parade will commence Sat. Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the City of South Miami City Hall and proceed down MLK Boulevard, ending at Bethel-Gibson Community Park (Murray Park). Call 305-479-0276.

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.

All interested in becoming owners of an Assisted Living Facility (ALF) or an Adult and Foster Care are invited to our yearly breakfast at the Courtyard Plaza, 15520 NW 2 Avenue, North Miami Beach, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 8:45 - 11 a.m. RSVP 786-423-0429. Sponsored by the Senior Citizens Concern Group, Inc. Please bring flyers and business cards.

The Alpha Gamma Chapter of Eta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. is having their 3rd annual Pre-Valentine’s Dance scholarship fundraiser; Fri. February 7 from 8 p.m.-1 a.m. in the Pearl Harbor Room at American Legion Post 29. Call 305-685-8198.

n 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 Tue., 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.

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.

The Miami Jackson High School 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 2014. Half the amount is due March 20. Call 305-915-7175.

BTW and Northwestern’s classes of 1963 are holding an oldie goldie Valentine’s Day dance for a scholarship fundraiser. Call 305-793-8131.

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