FoundCare’s Back-to-School Health Fair, Aug. 7, 1 to 6 p.m. Students can get free back-toschool physicals and immunizations, plus every child will receive a free backpack filled with school supplies. The health fair has a superhero theme, and kids are encouraged to dress up as their favorite character and participate in a costume contest with prizes. There also will be a DJ, dancers, face painters and more at FoundCare Health Center, 2330 S. Congress Ave., West Palm Beach. foundcare.org
Back-to-School Splash, Aug.
8, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Kids ages 5-12 can enjoy unlimited access to four inflatable water slides, a water-spraying inflatable elephant, bubbles, crafts, games, prizes, music, giveaways, school supplies, and admission to the indoor Children’s Science Explorium at this free event. Kidfriendly concessions will be available for purchase. Bring sunscreen, bug spray, bottled water, towels, hats, and a change of clothes if planning to visit the Explorium or Community Center. Sugar Sand Park, 300 S. Military Trail, Boca Raton. SugarSandPark.org
Back-to-School Bash, Aug.
10, 3-7 p.m. Enjoy school supply giveaways and fun back-toschool activities. Monkey Joe’s (Lake Worth), 6250 Lantana Road, Bay 18, Lake Worth.
Back-to-School Bash and Backpack Giveaway, Aug. 11, 10
a.m.-1 p.m. Join us for food and drinks, kids zumba, dance group, music, raffles and free backpack giveaway. Catherine Strong Splash Park, 1500 SW Sixth St., Delray Beach. Free.
Back-to-School Event, today, 12-4 p.m. The 100 People Project and Girl Gang welcome parents and teachers to come get free school supplies, including notebooks, pencils, crayons, markers, binders, backpacks, glue sticks, etc. Please take only what you need. There will be plenty of fun for the kids, including a bounce house and games, and raffles for ACE Educational supplies and gift cards for school clothes shopping. Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach.
Back-to-School Bash, Tuesday, 7-9 p.m. Bookbag and school supplies giveaways for the kids, plus food for the guests. Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church,
890 NW 15th St., Pompano Beach.
Broward’s Back-to-School Community Extravaganza, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Each child present will receive one backpack filled with school supplies, reading books, a pair of shoes and other goodies while supplies last. Sign up for Florida Kidcare and free and reduced lunch. Doors close promptly at 2 p.m. For immunizations, please bring a copy of immunization records, parent’s ID and proof of address. Call 954-377-1000 Monday-Friday for information. Blanche Ely High School, 1201 NW Sixth Ave., in Pompano Beach (browardschools.com
/Page/40328), and also at Hallandale High School, 720 NW Ninth Ave., Hallandale Beach.
Back-to-School Bash at Young At Art Museum, Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Come celebrate the end of the summer and kick off the new school year at YAA! Prepare for new classes and friends with fun, hands-on art activities inspired by the newest exhibition: Saturday Morning Cartoons, The Story of King Kapow! by Christopher Ian Macfarlane. Make My Creature Pencil Toppers, BFF Friendship Bracelets, Back-to-School Bookmarks and more. Then, enjoy the Back-to-School Dance Party and take a tour of the Art Institute. Events free with paid admission to the museum. Young At Art Museum, 751 SW 121st Ave., Davie. youngatartmuseum.org
Back-to-School Bash, Saturday, 12-3 p.m. Join Women of Empowerment for a free event for all Broward County K-12 students with fun activities and school supply giveaways. ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
T.R.U.E. Back-to-School Health Fair, Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Event brings health services, health education and backto-school supplies to the community. First Baptist Church Fort of Lauderdale, 301 E. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. broward .floridahealth.gov/events
Ebenezer Back-to-School Health Fair, Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free back-to-school supplies, screenings and health information. Ebenezer Deliverance Temple, 2340 Griffin Road, Dania Beach. broward .floridahealth.gov/events
Lauderhill Community Back-to-School Event, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free health services, Back-to-School supplies and information. West Ken Lark Park, 1321 NW 33rd Ave., Lauderhill. broward.florida health.gov/events
Collier City Family Fun Day, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free wellness information, health resources and screenings. McNair Park, 951 NW 27th Ave., Pompano Beach. broward.florida health.gov/events
Back-to-School Round-Up, Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Kick off the school year with rides, games, music and food. The updated Sunrise Neighborhood Schools Guide will be available. There also will be a Pre-K Corral with resources and giveaways for families with young children. Free. Sunrise Civic Center, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise. sunrisefl.gov
Back-to-School Children of the Lotus Retreat, Saturday,
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free back-toschool wellness event is a balanced approach for children ages 5-18 including stress management and personal development workshops featuring mindfulness, yoga, visioning, Teen Moms who Dare to Achieve, healthy cooking and eating, Reiki, Qigong, parenting your intuitive child, dreams, finding your purpose, mindfulness communications, How To Build Self-Esteem, mindfulness for educators and parents, plus free healthy snacks and lunches and a backpack giveaway. Free. Miramar Complex Center, 6700 Miramar Parkway. Register online. dreamcatchers
forthesoul.com/blog-6/ Back-to-School Blast, Aug.
5, 1-4 p.m. Free back-to-school supplies and health information at the Franklin Park Recreation Center, 2501 Franklin Drive, Fort Lauderdale. broward.floridahealth.gov/events
Back 2 School Bash, Aug. 10,
6-9 p.m. Enjoy games, a live band, local vendors, free haircuts, a giveaway of backpacks and school supplies, the Open Streets Bike Safety and Health Fair, and more. Free. Foster Park,
609 NW Sixth Ave., Hallandale Beach. Hallandalebeach.gov
Back-to-School Extravaganza, Aug. 11, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Activities include breakfast, a book bag and school supplies giveaway, hair care and salon services, one complete school uniform and informative seminars. Free. Hope Church of Christ,
1800 N. State Road 7, Hollywood. hopechurchofchrist.org/
The Big Give Back/Alert Today Florida, Aug. 11, 10
a.m.-2 p.m. Enjoy pedestrian and bike safety demonstrations, free helmets and safety gear, free child ID kits, a child talent show, music, food, activities, games, prizes, contests, giveaways, child self-defense demonstrations, and free backpacks filled with school supplies for the upcoming school year for the first 500 children. Rev. Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park, 2520 NW Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. biggiveback.org/events
Back-to-School Health Fair, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Uninsured children on Medicaid who live in South Broward County can receive free immunizations, vision and hearing screenings and physical health exams for Broward County Schools at South Broward Community Health Services, 4105 Pembroke Road, Hollywood. The first 100 children are guaranteed; remaining children will be seen as time permits until 2 p.m. A copy of the child’s current immunization records is required for immunizations. jdch.com/calendar/health-fair
Mount Bethel Back-toSchool Giveaway and Family Fair, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free back-to-school supplies, entertainment and health resources education. Joseph C. Carter Park, 1450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
Florida KidCare Back-toSchool Immunization Fair, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Health fair, immunizations, backpack & giveaways, school supplies, bicycle helmets. Free. Lauderhill Mall, 1267 NW 40th Ave.
lauderhillmall.net/back-toschool-event-8112018/ Back-to-School Weekend at Flamingo Gardens, Aug. 11-12. See the whimsical glass and metal creatures of the Glasstudio Borowski “Fables & Fairytales” exhibit throughout the gardens. Learn “Animal Secrets” in the Gallery from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Enjoy crafts, contests and games, a free train ride and waterslides while DJ Digital Anarchy spins popular tunes. $19.95; $12.95 for ages 3-11. Flamingo Gardens,
3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie. FlamingoGardens.org/Events
Back-to-School Block Party, Aug. 12, 1-3 p.m. Back-to-school giveaways, haircuts, hair styling, DJ, bounce house, food and more. Welcome Baptist Church,
3480 NE Third Ave, Oakland Park.
Back-to-School Bash, Aug. 26, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The Annual Blessing of the Teachers and Students followed by a Back-toSchool Bash with lunch, games, scavenger hunts, raffles and a dance party. First Presbyterian Church “The Pink Church,” 2331 NE 26th Ave., Pompano Beach.
Back to the Hood Youth Forum, Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. School supply giveaways, free food, guest speakers and more. Elizabeth Virrick Park, 3255 Plaza St., Miami. bit.ly/2JOGVvC
Back-to-School at The Falls, Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Arts and craft activities, face painting, balloon artist, science and art projects, storytelling, safety and sports demonstrations, performances, character meet & greet, food sampling, goodie bags, music, raffles and exhibitors. Free. The Falls, 8888 SW 136th St., Miami. simon.com/mall/the-falls /news-and-events
Orange Bowl Family Fun & Fit Day, Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Enjoy food trucks, vendors, music, games, raffle giveaways, bounce houses, caricaturists and face painting for children. Kids in attendance will receive free haircuts and free backpacks filled with school supplies. Free. Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex, 3000 NW 199th St. in Miami Gardens. community.orange bowl.org/familyfunandfitday/
Back-to-School Splash and Education Summit, Saturday,
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Live music, a bounce house, water slide, lunch, refreshments, free backpack and school supply raffle, and workshops for parents and students on school safety, dealing with bullies, applying to college and more. Don’t forget proper swim attire and a towel. Free. Cutler Ridge Park, 10100 SW 200th St., Cutler Bay. cutlerbay-fl.gov
Education Enrichment Resource Fair, Saturday, 9
a.m.-1 p.m. Families are invited to attend this informative workshop on education services. The event will include a light breakfast, resources for children and families and backpack giveaways for North Miami’s District 3 residents. North Miami Public Library, 835 NE 132 St., North Miami. 305-891-5535 or northmiamifl.gov
National Night Out & Backto-School Night, Aug. 7, 5-8 p.m. Learn about safety awareness and crime prevention techniques. Free backpacks and supplies will be distributed to school-aged residents who register at Doral Legacy Park. Child must be present at event to receive bookbag. Doral Legacy Park, 11400 NW 82nd St., Doral.
North Miami Beach Backto-School Health Fair & Book Bag Giveaway, Aug. 9, 5-8 p.m. Health Fair and giveaways. The free school supplies are only for North Miami Beach residents. Proof of residency required. Children must be present to receive book bag and school supplies while supplies last. McDonald Center, 17501 NE 19th Ave., North Miami Beach.
Back-to-School Health Fair, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free health screenings, backpacks, school supplies, family fun, entertainment and lunch at the Doris Ison Health Center, 10300 SW 216 St., Miami.
chisouthfl.org/events/backschool-health-fair-2/ Back-to-School Bash and Resource Fair, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Learn healthy eating tips, back-to-school preparedness information and more, plus giveaways, food, and entertainment. Free backpacks for North Miami residents only on a firstcome, first-served basis. Adults must accompany children. Joe Celestin Recreation Center, 1525 NW 135th St, North Miami. northmiamifl.gov
Back-to-School Extravaganza, Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Book bags, school supplies, information and resources. Hanan’s Academic Development Center,
13250 NW 28th Ave, Opa-locka.
-tickets-17679342389?aff=ebapi Back-to-School Splash Bash Adventure, Aug. 11, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Splash around in a bubbly foam pool, then dry off with a train ride and arts & crafts. The City of Miami’s Splashtacular Firetruck Hose Soak and Bubbles Show can’t be missed. Mercy Hospital, 3663 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Register at
bit.ly/2KtXQVz. Back-to-School at Sunset Place, Aug. 11, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Enjoy giveaways, free food, snow cones, games, face painting, music and a welcome kit for the first 50 kids at Shops at Sunset Place (Sunset entrance). 5825 Sunset Drive, South Miami. shopsunsetplace.com/