Lifestyle Happenings

Miami Times staff report | 6/23/2014, 12:19 p.m.

Pillars of Strength No. 2 Masonic Lodge will host its 4th annual Father’s Day party boat fishing trip on June 14. Call 305-254-6610.

The South Florida Alumni Chapter of North Carolina Central University will host Region III Conference and 8th Annual Golf Tournament, June 12-14 in Coral Springs, FL. Visit www.nccusouthflorida.org or nccuaasfc@bellsouth.net

The Old Dillard Museum in Ft. Lauderdale will host a Juneteenth Gumbo Social Thu. June 19 at 6 p.m. Call 754-322-8828.

BTW Alumni Association Inc. will meet 6 p.m. on Thu. June 19 at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. Call 305-213-0188.

There will be an encore performance of ‘The Drama that Surrounds Me: The Incomplete Autobiography of JoMarie Payton’, at North Dade Middle School auditorium June 21 at 7:30 p.m. Call 386-898-4954.

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

North Shore Medical Center presents a lecture on emergency preparedness June 25 at 5:30 p.m. Call 1-800-984-3434.

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

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.

Smaart America Charities Inc. will hold reading readiness classes for children entering kindergarten, first and second grade and Algebra 1 for 8th graders every Sat. through August 8. Call 1-888-620-5464.

Booker T. Washington will take a bus trip to Atlanta Aug. 29-31. Call 786-715-5662 or 305-696-4601.

The South Florida Alumni Chapter of North Carolina Central University meets every second Saturday at Prince J’s Restaurant in Miami Gardens or via audio conference. Visit www.nccusouthflorida.org or nccuaasfc@bellsouth.net

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.

There is an essay contest for full-time college students with a grand prize of $200. Call 954-699-8444 or email troylfields@bellsouth.net.

The Miami Carol City Class of 1969 meets every second Saturday of the month at Piccadilly’s restaurant on Hollywood Blvd. Call 786-419-3166.

AmeriCorps provides math and reading tutoring for Miami-Dade County Public Schools at Gwen Cherry Park. Call 305-694-4889 ext. 224.

Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. meets 10 a.m. every second Saturday at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. Call 305-439-5426.