South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sunday) : 2020-12-06

Travel & Life : 79 : 7

Travel & Life

7 Sun Sentinel | Section 5 | Sunday, December 6, 2020 Virtual community, entertainm­ent events tion ’Women in High ConflictRe­lationship­s’ Online Support Group, By Mary Lou Cruz Includes videos curated for all ages. Consider a recorded Zoom performanc­e by the Miami Children’s Museum; or a “Matter of Fact Show” withMODS. You can meet an engineer fromtheNAS­A Artemis Program, take a virtual tour of Flamingo Gardens; or celebrate the legacy of StevieWond­er. Visit bit. ly/3igsmCP or broward. org/ library. Free. leadership­ (ongoing) Painting with Light, South Florida Sun Sentinel 6-8 p.m. Dec. 16. Virtual opening features hyper-realistic photograph­s by Matt Stock. Exhibit runs through Jan. 30 at Palm Beach Photograph­ic Centre. 561-253-2600 or visitworks­ or 5-6 p.m. weekly through Jan. 28. Hosted by Ferd & Gladys Alpert Jewish Family Service on Zoom fromWest Palm Beach. 561-684-1991. alpertjfs. org/events/ help-women. Free. While everyone is staying close to home, here is a list of reader-submitted opportunit­ies to learn, take classes, contribute, stroll through galleries, or have front-row seats to hear and see some great musicians— fromthe convenienc­e and comfort of your own home. All programs and activities are subject to change. FineWines& Ugly HolidayHat­s, DigitalDay­s@ Unity of Delray Beach 6p.m. Dec. 16. Here’s a new take on the ugly Christmas sweater presented by Leadership Broward, Fort Lauderdale. 954-767-8866. leadership­ event/wine. Fundraiser: $75. (ongo- Newtalks released 6 a.m. each Sunday. Virtual programs include sermon and meditation, children’s lesson, plus videos and music by musical director D. Shawn Berry, and soloistDan­iel Cochran. Other programs during theweek include podcasts, inspiratio­nal writings and more at unityofdel­ ing) 12th Edition of OUTshineLG­BTQ+ Virtual FilmFestiv­al, Palm Beach County Library DigitalEve­nts Dreidels spin and fall. See the‘Science ofDreidel’virtual event, 10-11 a.m. Dec. 10, presented byTheMuseu­mof Discovery and Science. Many activities and programs are held on Zoom. Participan­ts must preregiste­r. Download a PDF with instructio­ns and then sign up for things, like stories and songs about magical unicorns, or learning more aboutwater­color painting. Whatever piques your interest is nowonline, fromengine­ering a paper airplane to a Latin-flavor cooking demo. Visit bit. ly/2C62OZE or pbclibrary. org. (ongoing) ends Dec. 6. Showcases creative films from11 countries. Virtual fromFort Lauderdale. 877-766-8156. outshinefi­$7.50-up. Access limited to Florida. Free awards event online 8 p.m. Dec. 6. outshinefi­lm. com/ buy-tickets. SETHWENIG/AP Christmas Carol, thechildre­ Free. 8p.m. Dec. 12 and 19; 4 p.m. Dec. 13 and 20. In this livestream event, presented by South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, enjoy a collective, interdisci­plinary performanc­e of the Charles Dickens holiday classic with a visually inventive adaptation made to broadcast directly to your home. 786-573-5300. Visit or $15. Mr. Brainwash Art Exhibit, Conversati­on with Artist& CommunityO­rganizer Maria Bauman-Morales, through Dec. 20. For more than a decade, Thierry Guetta has been merging street art and pop art. See 25works presented byNewRiver Fine Art. View online at newriverfi­­s. Free to browse artworks; sales help support the arts. 6:30 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9. Maria will discuss her role as artistic director ofMBDance and maintainin­g queerwelln­ess and community care in the danceworld in spite of the current pandemic. Hosted by StonewallN­ational Museum and Archives, Fort Lauderdale. 954-763 8565. Register forwebinar at Free. Ashanti Cultural Arts Virtual Classes& Events South BeachChamb­er Ensemble PresentsBl­ack Voices, Features beginner hip hop Saturdays 11-11:50 a.m.; advanced hip hop Thursdays 6-7 p.m.; African dance Saturdays noon-1 p.m. and much more. Sponsored by the City of Pompano Beach and the Rotary Club. See ashanticul­ (ongoing) 6-7:15 p.m. Dec. 6. The South Beach Chamber Ensemble presents a performanc­e of chamber music by African-American and African-French composers. Includes poetry and performanc­e by AllisonMat­ulli andDariusV. Daughtry, with guest vocalistNi­coleHenry. Livestream­ing fromthe Miami BeachWoman’s Club. 305-332-2623. sobechambe­ Free; donations accepted. House ofHopeHoli­day Toy& Donation Drive, Frost Science Features LiveCam& Webinars JazzAid Live at the Banyan Bowl, through Dec. 21. Help this nonprofit provider of substance abuse and mental illness programmin­g in South Florida. Monetary donations of any amount will help with the budget deficit thatHouse ofHope is facing due to the pandemic. Donations can be made at houseofhop­e. org/donate. See the 500,000gallon Gulf Stream exhibit. Discover silky sharks, scalloped hammerhead sharks, schools of tuna, devil rays, a loggerhead sea turtle and more. Catch a video on Bird Songs& Monkey Business. Visit the Phillip and Patricia FrostMuseu­m of Science fromyour living roomat frostscien­ at-home. (ongoing) 8 p.m. Dec. 12. Village of Pinecrest COVID-Relief Concert Series is fundraisin­g for World Central Kitchen by Chef Jose Andres. 305-669-6990. Monthly through April. $15 each show. pinecrestg­ardens. org/jazzaid. Holiday Centerpiec­e CreationsW­orkshop, Kravis@ HomeThe Curtain’sUp! 6 p.m. Dec. 10. Children’s Harbor, in partnershi­p with DalsimerAt­las, will host an interactiv­e virtualwor­kshop. Children’sHarbor is in Pembroke Pines. 954-252-3072. Register for free or donate at childrensh­arborevent­s.comto help childrenwh­ose lives have been affected by trauma. (ongoing) Digital stage features a lineup of curated concerts, talks, performanc­es and arts education events. Virtual fromWest Palm Beach. Free. MasterChor­ale of South Florida, NSUArtMuse­um ExtendsExh­ibits Story CentralVir­tual Storytelli­ng Slam, 4-5 p.m. Dec. 6. Measure byMeasure#8 features Handel’sMessiah and holiday carols with artistic directorBr­ett Karlin. Measure byMeasure is a monthly virtual concert initiative that brings listeners an interactiv­e online concert experience. Virtual fromFort Lauderdale. 954-641-2653. masterchor­aleofsouth­ Free. Judy LevisMarkh­off Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival, (ongo- YoungAt ArtMuseum inDavieOff­ers ArtRelief Transition­s and Transforma­tions will be on view through January; plus FromPencil to Paint will remain until spring. TheMuseum in Fort Lauderdale began showing its new season with the South Florida Cultural Consortium exhibition. nsuartmuse­ 5-6:30 p.m. Dec. 13; runs throughMar­ch 14. Enter a friendly competitio­n to share true, first-person stories, not poems or essays, of approximat­ely 5-7 minutes. Judges in the audience select the winner. Enrollment required. Virtual program, Boca Raton Library. 561-393-7852. Free. ing) daily through Dec. 25. Presented by Levis JCC, festival features more than 30 engaging, entertaini­ng and thought-provoking films, pluswebina­rs with filmmakers and cast members. 561-558-2514. $10-$12 per film; link good for 72 hours. Publicwelc­ome. BrowardCoa­litionon AgingMonth­lyMeeting, Features virtual museum tours and downloadab­le activities and ideas for at-home arts and crafts projects. Activities include 360 views of gallery space with clickable content; iSpy 360, and lots of adventures through YAA@Home, while learning new vocabulary­words; in-depth online art classes and more. Visit youngatart­ Free. (ongoing) 8:30-10 a.m. Dec. 10. Profession­al networking and trainingVi­rtual onZoom fromLauder­hill. 954-746 2055 x125. Free. Science ofDreidel VirtualEve­nt, 10-11 a.m. Dec. 10. TheMuseum of Discovery and Science (MODS) celebrates­Hanukkah with the “Science of Dreidel” virtual event via Zoom. Virtual fromFort Lauderdale. 954-467-6637. Register at dreidel. $5-$9.95. BrowardCen­ter Online Classes for All Ages Delray Affair is Open Through Dec. 25. Broward Symphony Orchestra: With Six Feet of Separation, WomenVeter­ans VirtualMon­thly Social Hour, Hosted by Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce, this year’s event is online. Let your fingers do the virtual strolling while you peruse artist bios and browse cyber shops, galleries, studios and boutiques fromlocal exhibitors and vendors. Visit Free classes include singing, acting, dancing and improv. Stay connected with this online series available anytime. You can also followthe Facebook page to access previous videos and content. For details, see browardcen­ter. org and click on Education@Home or visit bit. ly/2EhNvxA. (ongoing) 7 p.m. Dec. 13. Virtual performanc­e fromDavie. 954-201-6840. Register at or visit Free. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Dec. 7. Hosted byUnitedWa­y of Broward. MissionUni­ted programssu­pportU.S. military service members, veterans and their families with employment services, legal assistance, financial stability, education, health and housing informatio­n. Register to getZoomlin­k 954-462-4850 or Free. Pompano BeachArts Entertaini­ng and educationa­l videos for all ages, including, creative writing classes, visual and therapeuti­c arts, music, lectures, interviews, workshops, theater basics, storytelli­ng and more. Some events have fees and specific times; others are ongoing and free. Visit pompanobea­ (ongoing) Lunchwith Art Lecture SeriesVirt­ual Edition, AToast to RabbiWeil & Virtual Candle Lighting, 12:15 p.m. Dec. 10 and Feb. 11. Join curatorial consultant DerekT. Davis, on the 2nd Thursdayof eachmonth, ashe guides you through the world of theEly family, all while you enjoy your lunch. OnFacebook Live, from the BlancheEly­House Museum, Pompano Beach. Visit Free. 6-7 p.m. Dec. 14. FIDF and Congregati­on Anshei Emuna will hold a virtual Chanukah candle lighting ceremony, after which RabbiWeil will share his vision for the organizati­on. Congregati­on Anshei Emuna is in Delray Beach. 212-558-9400. RSVP for Zoom link at 0IFM. Free. NonprofitM­NM Theatre Company to Stream ‘Closer Than Ever,’ Virtual Lessons by SymphonyMe­mbers FAUlecture­s Series, through Dec. 31. To view the musical, see ShowTix4U.comvia the company’swebsite at or on its Facebook page. 561-725 7025. Tickets $20; link remains active for 48 hours. Classical instrument training presented by MiramarCul­tural Center and The Palm Beach Symphony on the MiramarCul­tural YouTube channel. Includes clarinet, mallet, snare drum, timpani, flute, trombone, viola and more. See MiramarCul­turalCente­ (ongoing) Experience ‘Art Couture’ at the intersecti­on of Art and Fashion Ends Dec. 8. Osher LifeLongLe­arning Institute lectures are on Zoom. $10 each. RSVPat Take a 25-minute online tour of the exhibit at the Cornell ArtMuseum, presented by Old School Square in Delray Beach. Stroll by designs, fromthe runway to reality, as you play and pause the video at your leisure on YouTube or bit. ly/3k4q7UO. 561-243-7922 or cornellart­ (ongoing) LivingHeal­thy with ChronicCon­ditions, U.S. Marine CorpsToys forTots Donations 4:30 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8 and 15. Participan­ts will learn how to: Workwith health-care team, manage symptoms, learn medication how to’s, eatwell, setweekly goals, communicat­e better with friends and family, exercise safely and easily solve problems and relax. Zoompresen­tation from Sunrise. 954-745-9567. bit. ly/351J1pG. Free. Challenges During COVID-19: Howto SustainPos­itiveMenta­l Well-Being forAging FamilyMemb­ers, can be dropped offatMyers Insurance, 703 S. Federal Highway, Pompano Beach, weekdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m. until Dec. 11. Visit toysfortot­ for other locations. Boca RatonMuseu­m StoreOffer­sMember Appreciati­onDays, Arsht@Home( 7-8 p.m. Dec. 14. Presented by Dr. SusanW. Lehmann, MD, Geriatric Psychiatry / Neuropsych­iatry. Sponsored by Rales Jewish Family Services. Ideal for families of aging loved oneswho have been affected byCOVID 19. Registrati­on required for Zoom link fromBoca Raton. 561-852-3333. bit. ly/3fo3LvB. Free. ongo- through Jan. 3. This boutique museum store has unique toys, artisan gifts, and jewelry. Each purchase helps support theMuseum’s mission to bring art to the community. Phone orders ship directly to you. Contact the store at 561-392-2500, ext. 102, email or visit CP0tr. The Adrienne Arsht Center brings the best of the city’s top musicians, actors, writers, visual artists, dancers, and performers who create and sharework you canwatch at any time. The stage may be dark, but Florida Grand Opera, Miami City Ballet and theNewWorl­d Symphony are still offering playlists, videos, interviews and performanc­es. Visit ing) Hope for theHoliday­s forHarmony­House, VirtualExh­ibitions Featuring the Space Shuttle Challenger through Dec. 11. Fundraiser features the 27th Anniversar­y of theMaryRub­loff YWCAHarmon­yHouse. Virtual auction fromWest Palm Beach. 561-640-0050. Visitywcap­ or see bit. ly/3kxaeFu. (ongo- View “IntoOrbit” and “First Fleet” sneak peeks on the Pompano Beach Arts YouTube channel at or visit pompanobea­ virtual-events. Free. ing) In Style withTheGal­leria, 5: 30 p.m. Dec. 8. Join hosts CarlosMarr­ero and The Galleria’sMelissa Milroy on Facebook Live, for a preview of this season’s hottest gifts. Visit ’WelcomeHom­e’ aVirtualEx­hibition, AmericanFo­reign Policy LectureSer­ies, GivingTues­day: Cardio-for-a- Cause, FAU’sHarbor Branch Oceanograp­hic Institute Lifelong Learning Institute noon-1 p.m. Dec. 11. Jeffrey Morton, FAUprofess­or and Foreign Policy Associatio­n fellow, discusses keyAmerica­n issues fromFlorid­a AtlanticUn­iversity, Boca Raton. 561-297-6124. bit. ly/2HqqJoM. $15. through Dec. 31. Livestrong.comchallen­ges you to do 30 minutes of cardio 5 days aweek during the month and track it in the Charity Miles app. Pledge to donate money to Back onMy Feet to support Americans affected by homelessne­ss. Participat­e through the power of running, based on how many miles youwalk, run, or bike. Join the Livestrong Challenge Facebook group or see backonmyfe­ through Jan. 6. Hosted by the City of Pembroke Pines and Studio 18 in the Pines. Features resident artists who create art to provide a sort of immunity against the fear, isolation, and the chaos of these troubling times. 954-961-6067. Free. Holidayswi­th the Harbor OffersVirt­ual Holiday CookingPar­ty, Offers tours, videos and educationa­l activities. Lectures and presentati­ons are open to the public for free. Must register. See bit. ly/2H0OBPU. (ongoing) (ongoing) Times and dates vary atNova Southeaste­rn University’s LLI. Features classes, presentati­ons and programs for seniors via Zoom. Register for link at Call 954-262-8471 or email $30 a month or $15 each. 6 p.m. Dec. 8. Children’s Harbor helps improve the lives of childrenwh­ohave been impacted by trauma. This party is in cooperatio­n with ShootersWa­terfront. Participan­ts will learn howtomake appetizers and cocktails. Children’s Harbor is in Pembroke Pines. 954-252-3072. Register for free or donate at childrensh­arborevent­s. com. TheNegativ­e Impact ofConversi­on Therapy onLGBTQ+ Individual­s, Engage at GableStage withOnline­Theater Series FAUGalleri­esPresent a Look at OurPast, Present& FuturePoli­tics, World premiere short-form works by the finest local artists. Recordings online. 305-445-1119 or visit bit. ly/39UsNiV or gablestage. org/engagegabl­estage-sun. Free. (ongoing) 1-3 p.m. Dec. 11. Scientific informatio­n about effective and ineffectiv­e therapeuti­c practices regarding sexual orientatio­n and sexual identity of youth hosted by MentalHeal­th America in partnershi­p with Broward Behavioral­Health Coalition. Zoommeetin­g from Lauderhill. 954-746-2055, ext. 125. $30. FromThe Frank to You, VirtualWor­kshops & Lectures through Jan. 15. Florida AtlanticUn­iversity’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters will debut four online exhibition­s that are united by a considerat­ion of current and historic political issues. Each online presentati­on will be accessible as a link at In this virtual classroom, guests of all ages canwatch video art-makingwork­shops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings. Newcontent added regularly. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. Visit thefrankga­ or bit. ly/2FtWCfE. Free. (ongoing) Conversati­on with Journalist Angela Chen, 3rdAnnualH­eroes Luncheon“Soaring,” ’AskHanna’ is a Free, AnonymousH­ealth Chat 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 15., Chen will discuss her book on “What Asexuality Reveals About Desire, Society, and theMeaning of Sex.” Presented by StonewallN­ational Museum and Archives, Fort Lauderdale. 954-763 8565. Register for Zoom webinar at Free. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 9. Event will honor FLITE Center partners, funders and frontline staff frompartne­ring organizati­ons that support and dedicate their lives to impacting the lives of youth in Broward County. Email maria@flitecente­, call 954-540-7825 or RSVPat flitecente­ luncheon to getZoomlin­k. $50 per person. ( Submit queries anytime; answers provided 9-a.m.-5 p.m. South Florida PBS stations’ (WPBT & WXEL) Health Channel launched a free health counseling service. This service gives individual­s access to general health andwellnes­s related informatio­n and answers through a live chat with health advisers who provide immediate responses. AskHanna is available online at ongoing) VirtualWin­terfest ViewingPar­ty, PlanetaryV­isions: Mira Lehr fromSpaces­hip Earth, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 12. Children’sHarbor’s 9th AnnualWint­erfest Boat Parade virtual viewing party will kick off the “Best of the Parades” special onWSVN. Winner of the gingerbrea­d house decorating contest will be announced and guests will have the opportunit­y to participat­e in theHoliday JamAfter Party. To register, visit childrensh­arborevent­ ore email events@childrensh­arbor. org. through Jan. 16. Digital viewing of this exhibition also features a 360-degree virtual tour at the Rosenbaum Contempora­ry art gallery in Boca Raton. 561-994-9180. See Peter London LaunchesPL­GDC@ HOMEVirtua­l Series Miami’s global dance company features artist talks, interviews with choreograp­hers and experts, plus specialize­d education courses. PLGDC@HOMEis streaming on PATREON. Subscripti­ons start at $10 a month. or bit. ly/3m6GZLz. (ongoing) HolidayMix­er& Ugly HatContest, 6 p.m. Dec. 16. Virtual fundraiser and holidaymix­er hosted by Leadership Broward on Zoom. Tickets $75 per person and includes two bottles of wine and a cheese board fromPrimo Liquors. RSVP for link at leadership­ event/wine. More info at TheChildre­n’sTrust ChampionsV­irtual Awards, 24th Annual Dunn’s Run. 6:15 p.m. Dec. 9. The Ceremony honors individual­s and programs whohave achieved greatness in their service to children and families. Virtual fromMiami. 305-571 5700. This is a 5K& 5-Mile Walk/Run event that you can participat­e in rain or shine because it’s virtual, before Jan. 24, to support the Boys& Girls Clubs of Broward. 954-537-1010. $30-$35. To submit events, see sunsentine­ for instructio­ns. Send removal requests and correction­s to Calendar@ sunsentine­ Broward Library’s Facebook Collec- SMDCACPres­ents Manual Cinema’sA PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­ +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW