Here are some opportunities to network outside the box: Leadership Broward invites the community and its members for its monthly SociallyGood networking and gathering event to help highlight causes and community engagement. Have a conversation with art critic and artist Bruce Helander at the Collage Mirage, in Palm Beach. Visit southflorida.com/submitevents to view and to submit, your business events.
This Week Jan. 15
Gold Coast PR Council, 11:30 a.m., NCCI Holdings, 901 Peninsula Corporate Circle, Boca Raton. Hosting publication editors, networking and election of officers and board of directors. goldcoastprcouncil.com/category/luncheons.
Condo & HOA Board Certification Class, 5:30 p.m., Seacrest Services Inc, 2101 Centrepark W. Drive, Suite 110, West Palm Beach. Condominium and Homeowner Association board members, as well as property managers, are invited to attend a free Board Certification Course hosted by Eisinger, Brown, Lewis, Frankel & Chaiet P.A. and Seacrest Services Inc. 954-894-8000.
North American Bitcoin Conference,
9 a.m., through Jan. 18, James L. Knight Centre, 400 SE Second Ave, Miami. Part of World Blockchain Forum: Investments & ICOs, brings together the major players in the industry. Networking, seminars, exhibits, presentations. btcmiami.com/tickets $500.+
January Chamber Membership Luncheon, 11 a.m., BB&T Center, Panthers Stadium, 1 Panther Parkway, Sunrise. Hosted by Davie-Cooper City of Commerce. $30. davie-coopercity.org, 954-732-6305.
Gold Coast Tiger Bay Club, 11:30 a.m., City Fish Market, 7920 Glades Road, Boca Raton. Featuring Dick Morris, political consultant. goldcoasttigerbayclub.com 561
SociallyGood, ⁄ /2019, 5:30 p.m., Historic
16 Stranahan House, 335 SE Sixth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Leadership Broward’s monthly community event that highlights a nonprofit in the community. Event will benefit the Historic Stranahan House.
A checklist for board members, noon, South County Civic Center, 6700 Jog Road, Delray Beach. Presented by Katzman Chandler. Free. 954 486-7774.
Collage Mirage, 5 p.m., Colony Hotel,
155 Hammon Ave., Palm Beach. A conversation with arts critic, writer, curator and collage artist Bruce Helander, whose Normal 0 work is in more than 50 museum collections. Q&A session. palmbeachculture.com 561-472-3330.
Victoria Johnson: American Eden ,6 p.m., Miami Beach Botanical Garden,
2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach. The historian presents an illustrated lecture on her new book about physician David Hosack. Family doctor and friend to both Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, Hosack founded the first public botanical garden in the U.S. Hosack trained the next generation of American doctors and naturalists and conducted some of the first pharmaceutical research in the new nation. mbgarden.org/
Lunch & Learn: Scam, 11:30 a.m., Lake Park Public Library, 529 Park Ave., Lake Park. Area Agency on Aging presents Prevention for Seniors: Learn how to protect yourself against Scams. Find out why seniors are targeted, the toll it takes on your health and how to protect yourself. RSVP 561-881-3330.
Eleven40 Glory Empowerment Conference, through Jan. 20, Arts Garage, 94 NE Second Ave., Delray Beach. For people pursuing the arts & sciences, academic degrees, entrepreneurship, and activism with a desire to move their passions into action. eleven40glory.com
Looking ahead Jan. 20
Annual Leadership Education Forum 2019, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Four Season Resort Palm Beach, 2800 S. Ocean Drive., Palm Beach. Speakers, presentations showcasing Israeli innovations, presented by the American Friends of the Hebrew University. 561-750-8585 afhu.org.
Boomer Expo, 10 am, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, 5550 NW 40th St., Coconut Creek. The 21st event features exhibitors representing insurance, financial, health and wellness, technological, entertainment, travel, fashion and charitable organizations; veterans recognition ceremony, complete with Color Guard. seminolecoconutcreekcasino.com 561-864-1101