April 2017

There are 23 blog entries for April 2017.

The Israel Days Photo Exhibit will be on display at the Palm Beach Outlet in West Palm Beach from April 30th – May 7th. The grand opening will be held on Tuesday, May 2nd at 6 p.m. where you can view the photos and enjoy wine and cheese.
The exhibit is a powerful photo journey showing the discoveries of Israel that have influenced the world, making the country a scientific and technological powerhouse.
The 47 photos highlight contributions in agriculture, medicine, robotics, computerization, and space, to name a few. For example, Israelis invented the USB, have made major advancements in robotic surgery, and have done extensive research to help understand Parkinson’s disease.
This is the first time the photos will be on showcased in the U.S. They are

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Every Tuesday, at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach is a new program for seniors in the area, called “Science for Seniors.” Science for Seniors is an incredible lecture series discussing health and science. What makes this program so impressive is its leader, Dr. Brown of Harvard University and Tufts University of Medicine. Dr. Brown has some incredible knowledge and experience to share and some great tools to help get the participants involved in the lecutres. 

The Science for Seniors lecture lasts one hour and is free of charge. But make sure to reserve your seat because the lectures can fill up quickly. For more information please visit the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s website www.marinelife.org or email Hannah Campbell at

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The newest picture-perfect restaurant in Palm Beach Gardens is BrickTop’s, a spot with a classic American menu, selection of sushi rolls, wine, and a splendid view of the Intracoastal. The dining room is bright with natural light, shining through enormous windows accented by white wood-lined ceilings and white furniture. The frameless glass windows are perfect to look out over the clear blue waterway. There is also outdoor seating and a waterside tiki bar that is already very popular.


BrickTop’s is based out of Nashville and has eight other locations nationwide. The newest site in Palm Beach Gardens is in a prime location, where River House used to be, right across from Seasons 52. It opened earlier this month and serves lunch, brunch, and

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The Norton Museum of Art is one of the most celebrated art museums in south Florida. It has become known for its incredible art collection but even more so for its fun events for the community. One of Norton Museum’s most popular events is “Art After Dark.”

“Art After Dark” has earned a good reputation from its diverse collection of art ranging from paint to film, sculpture to fine dining and the list goes on. The event is where “culture and entertainment meet” many have said and its certainly one event you will want to experience. Guests of the program will take a journey into different forms of art. At one “Art After Dark” event you may be studying music, the next can be dance, and other times it will be about fine art, historical masterpieces or

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Calling all Florida produce lovers! Be sure to attend a festival dedicated to one of Florida’s most perfect crops, sweet corn. Next Sunday, April 30th, is the Annual Sweet Corn Fiesta at the South Florida Fairgrounds. The weather will be and the sun will be shining as you and your family and friends can enjoy all you can eat fresh summer corn and fun events all day long. 

The Sweet Corn Fiesta will be offering live music, kid’s activities, amazing food and drink vendors and of course the most amazing varieties of fresh, sweet corn grown right here in the Glades region of Palm Beach County. Some of the things you can look forward to at the festival include: 

  • All you can eat local sweet corn, hot dogs, and lots of food vendors
  • Live music all day
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The Brewhouse Gallery, 720 Park Avenue, Lake Park is the innovation of local South Florida artist AJ Brockman.  Brockman wanted to “reinvent the art gallery model after experiencing firsthand what it’s like to make a living as an artist.” The Brewhouse Gallery is a craft beer house as well as a community art gallery.  In addition to craft beer they offer a full wine list, gourmet hotdogs and fantastic live music. They also serve locally roasted coffee as well as specialty sodas and award-winning homemade sangria!

By night, they offer some of the most sought after craft beer selections from around the world with over 45 beers on tap. We also serve local microbreweries including Tequesta Brewing Co., Funky Buddha, and others. The brewery and gallery

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Every Thursday enjoy a sunset walk along the docks to see local artists, merchants and their products overlooking scenic Peanut Island. You’ll be able to find silver and gold jewelry, unique blown glass, wooden sculptures and pottery

Enjoy live music at the Sunset Celebration at the Sailfish Marina.  Clark Rodriguez, a well-known local musician, plays Jimmy Buffet style music.  Jimmy Buffet tunes and/or steel drums playing on the boardwalk is a regular Thursday occurrence as the sun sets vividly in the sky. Spot lazy pelicans bobbing around in the water hopping to catch a scrap of fish food. You can buy fish food from the ship’s store and toss it to the fish eagerly waiting at the docks. On any Thursday evening, you may find wood sculpture, pottery,

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A healthy lifestyle is crucial to a long and healthy life. Developing healthy eating habits is not as baffling or as restrictive as many people imagine. The essential steps are to eat mostly foods derived from plants such as vegetables, fruits, whole grains and legumes and limit highly processed food. Most people in Palm Beach County strive to have a healthy lifestyle.

Vegetarian diets are low in cholesterol, saturated fats, high in fiber and folate, with zero animal protein.  It has been studied that in western countries most vegetarians live longer than most non-vegetarians live. They have substantially reduced risks for heart disease, obesity, high blood pressure and reduced risks for such cancers, particularly lung cancer and colon cancer.

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Taking place this coming Sunday at Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach are “Stories Under the Big Top.” The young art students of the Theatre for the Young Arts will be dressed in elaborate costumes with their faces painted to look like the characters of the circus. 

The fun stories are performed by these young talents to bring you to the edge of your seat with laughter and entertainment. These nostalgic performances will make you feel like you are really underneath the Big Top. The actors and performers will be dressed as lions, tigers and bears, as well as clowns and of course the ring leader to bring their tales to life. 

Help support a great cause and young talent by purchasing a ticket to “Stories Under the Big Top” brought to you by

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Enjoy springtime in Palm Beach County by attending one of the area’s Easter Egg Hunts from Jupiter to Delray Beach.  April is an exciting and fun month to celebrate with spring festivals and egg hunts for the entire family.  Easter bunnies, colorful baskets and running around for decorated eggs are not the only things planned, there are many other fun family-friendly events to engage in.

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JUPITER EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Jupiter Community Park, 3377 Church Street, Jupiter

Details: 9:30 a.m. The hunts are for children 10 and younger, who will be divided into the following age groups: 1 & younger, 2-3, 4-6, 7-10. The family event will have

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