This is a list of reader-submitted events, virtual and in-person. CDC social distancing and other guidelines apply. Please use the contact information to verify details. All programs and activities are subject to change.
Into America’s Wild, daily except Monday, now through March 18. This is a nonstop ride via kayak, bike, train, hot air balloon, zip line, kite and surfboard to some of the most remote landscapes of America, narrated by Morgan Freeman. AutoNation IMAX Theater, Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-467-6637. Times and prices vary. mods.org.
Annual Broward County Waterway Cleanup, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 7-28. Clean up any weekend (or every weekend). Online registration required. Download and use the Clean Swell app to record your activity. Community service hours available for students. Multiple Locations, see website for locations. 954-524-2733. waterwaycleanup.org. Free.
Outdoor Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays through June. Features home decor, clothing, jewelry, handmade baked goods, etc. Just south of Aventura, on A1A, 9500 Collins Ave., Surfside. 305-923-2518. bit.ly/2Of6ttI. Free admission.
Quilt Expo to Benefit History Fort Lauderdale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7. Hosted by Broward Quilt Expo and New River Artist Cooperative. History Fort Lauderdale, New River Inn, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-4431. bit.ly/2MA8lNa. Free.
Art on the Plaza with Reginald O’Neal, any time, ends March 7. Miami-based artist showcases a detailed mural depicting his cultural heritage and narratives relating to Miami’s Historic Overtown neighborhood, past and present. Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. 305-893-6211. mocanomi.org. Free.
Dance class for kids with special needs, 10-11 a.m. March 7-21. Classes designed for children with special needs while developing motor and social skills, strength, flexibility, body awareness, expressive language and more. Meg Segreto’s Dance Centre, 12900 W. State Road 84, Davie. 954-530-5959. After first free class, $5 suggested donation.
‘Collecting Stories’ exhibit, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Ends March 7. Drawing 140 works from its esteemed permanent collection, the museum’s current exhibit portrays a collective narrative of Japan’s majestic history and thriving culture. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233. morikami.org/current-exhibitions. $9-$15.
The Wizard of Oz, 2 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday. March 7-14. Follow the yellow brick road to enjoy this musical live onstage at Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Miami. 305-444-9293. actorsplayhouse.org. $25.
South Florida’s Got Talent, 3-4 p.m. March 7. Video premiere of concert spotlighting winners of concerto competition, with interviews, plus works performed by wind and string players. 305-668-9260. alhambraorchestra.org/youtube. Free.
Let’s Go Biking! Any time, March 7-31. The Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is hosting a countywide virtual challenge in support of Florida Bicycle Month. 954-876-0058. bit.ly/3e1PFkU. Free.
Festival of the Arts Boca, 7-10 p.m. through March 16. Virtual performances by Florida-based artists are streamed only once. Access is free with advance registration. 561-571-5270. bit.ly/37WUc44
Love Letters by A.R. Gurney presented by West Boca Theatre Company, 7-9 p.m. March 7-14. Part of The Courtyard Series, this performance follows the journey of two lifelong friends. Levis JCC Sandler Center, 21050 95th Ave. South, Boca Raton. 561-558-2512. levisjcc.org/culture/theater. $20. Open to the public.
‘The Signing,’ represents the Founding Fathers re-imagined, on view through September, at Boca Raton Museum of Art. Artist Renee Cox dramatically recreates signers of the Constitution with modern-day women and men of color in a 12- by 15-foot photograph intended to deconstruct stereotypes. 561-392-2500. See YouTube and bocamuseum.org.
ArtServe’s ‘Changing Landscapes’ exhibit to boost environmental awareness, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 8-April 22. Features ecologically thematic multimedia artwork promoting environmental awareness and sustainable practices, and explore threats to local and global environments ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-462-8190. artserve.org. Free.
Wellington Equestrian virtual panel, 6 p.m. March 8. Zoom webinar hosts “Women in show jumping.” Event benefits the Women’s Sports Foundation, an organization that enables girls and women to reach their potential in sport and life. Founded by Billie Jean King in 1974. Panel includes Hannah Selleck and other professional female equestrian athletes. Register at bit.ly/3qiU0Tb. Free, public invited.
Fort Lauderdale Parks & Rec hosts ‘Hot Pot Cuisines.’ 6-8:30 p.m. Mondays March 8-April 5. Teens, 12-18, will learn to create international cuisines from different cultures while learning a lifelong skill. Riverland Park, 950 SW 27th Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-828-5320. fortlauderdale.gov/recreation. $30.
“Beyond the Shimmering Waters: Everglades & Immokalee Photography,” 4 p.m. March 8. Join a livestream Q&A session with visual artist and activist Lisette Morales for International Women’s Day. Exhibit hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. History Fort Lauderdale, New River Inn, 231 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Docent guided tours at 1, 2, and 3 p.m. through May. $7-$15. CDC guidelines apply. historyfortlauderdale.org.
Monthly meeting Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society, 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 8. Edgar Stehli of Windswept In time Orchids is guest speaker. Request meeting invitation by email. Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie. 305-308-6531. flamingogardensorchidsociety.com. Free.
LGBTQ+ Teen support group, 6-7 p.m. March 9. Meets via telehealth from the Faulk Center for Counseling, Boca Raton. 561-483-5300. Visit bit.ly/3990A8g for schedule of more support groups, including those for men, women, marital status and life issues. Teen group is free. Separate adult group meets at the same time for a monthly donation of $10.
Soul on Art: Ghosts of Africa, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily except Sunday, through March 10. Features works by significant brown and Black artists. See Lighthouse ArtCenter Gallery & 2D Studio, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. 561-307-3330. lighthousearts.org. $5.
South Florida Classic Dog Show, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. March 11-14. Presented by the Boca Raton Dog Club and the Palm Beach County Dog Fanciers Association. Hundreds of dogs and their owners will get the chance to strut their stuff in the show ring at the South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach bit.ly/2Ode4sV.
The Blank Slate exhibition, reception, 7 p.m. March 13. Exhibit opens with a reception and runs through March 29. Features new series by Domenic Esposito and select pieces of his signature work addressing the opioid crisis. Gallery open Tuesday-Saturday 11-6 p.m. or by appointment. The Box Gallery, 786-521-1199. TheBoxGallery.info.
JazzAid Live, 8 p.m. March 13 and April 10. Enjoy this streaming show for some cool (virtual) jazz while fundraising for World Central Kitchen by Chef Jose Andres. Presented by Pinecrest Gardens, at the Banyan Bowl Amphitheater, Miami. 305-669-6990. pinecrestgardens.org/jazzaid. $15 a performance.
‘In Time of Protest’ art exhibition, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday through March 14. Curated by Rolando Chang Barrero, exhibit features “Louder,” by Aaron Schwartz, among others on display at the Miramar Cultural Center in the Ansin Family Art Gallery. 954-602-4525. miramarculturalcenter.org.
The Bronx Wanderers, 5:30 and 8 p.m. March 14. Tap into the sounds of the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s rock ’n’ roll. BackLot Live Series with entertainment under the starts at the all-new outdoor stage in the Lillian S. Wells Backstage Plaza. Seating allows for 6 feet between pods; tickets available in sets of 2, 4 or 6 at BrowardCenter.org or Ticketmaster.com. Broward Center, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $30-up.
Dancing with Ira Weisburd, 7-9 p.m. Mondays learn Israeli dancing; or practice line dancing 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Balkin and international dancing, 1-3 p.m., Saturdays. Dance workshops online through 2021. Join at youtube.com/user/iraweisburd, from Kings Point in Delray Beach. 561-901-1200. Free for everyone over 18.
Play Readers’ Series: Race On The American Stage, 3-5 p.m. through March 28. Via Zoom from Fort Lauderdale. 954-610-7263. bit.ly/3pfPzJi. $15-$30.
Charles & Jackson Pollock exhibit, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through March 28. Nearly 70 paintings and works on paper by older brother Charles, the exhibition presents a small, intimate selection of works revealing a Jackson Pollock little known to the general public. The Society of the Four Arts, 102 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. 561-655-7227. fourarts.org. $10; children under 14 free.
Contemporary American artist Philip Haas: The Four Seasons, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through March 31. Displayed in the Philip Hulitar Sculpture Garden, this group of painted fiberglass sculptures are inspired by the portrait series of the Italian Mannerist Giuseppe Arcimboldo. The Society of the Four Arts, 102 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. 561-655-7227. fourarts.org. Free. Open weather permitting.
‘Biscayne Bay: Our Water, Our World’ exhibit, noon-5 p.m. through March 31. Features historic photographs, contemporary images and the Coral City Camera, provides visitors an opportunity to learn about the importance of protecting and preserving Biscayne Bay. Dade Heritage Trust, 190 SE 12th Terrace, Miami. 305-910-3996. dadeheritagetrust.org/exhibits. Free.
Backstage at Broward Center Tour, hourly 2-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday through March 27. Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-462-0222. browardcenter.org/events/detail/backstage-tour. $10.
NSU Art Museum extends exhibit. Ongoing. “From Pencil to Paint” by William J. Glackens will remain until spring at the NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale. See new exhibition with the South Florida Cultural Consortium and more virtual tours at nsuartmuseum.org.
Sandoway Discovery Series, 9:30-10 a.m. Ongoing weekly series of discovery, geared for families with children ages 3-5. Each 30-minute program will explore a different topic, from bugs to pythons, plants to butterflies. Sandoway Discovery Center, 142 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach. 561-274-7263. sandoway.org. $8.
Hyperreal Landscape: Mary Claire Becker & Taryn McMahon. Campus exhibition runs through April 7. Bailey Hall at Broward College, 3501 SW, Davie Road, Davie. 954-201-6843. bit.ly/3acaTtU. Free with Eventbrite registration.
Learn to Drive Simulator, weekly in March. Monday and Friday 10 a.m.; Saturday at 1 and 2 p.m. Square One, 2nd Floor, Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St. Choose to learn automatic, manual (stick-shift), or both in a one-hour session. You must be at least 15 years old. Registration required. Visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7760. Free.
In-person art classes at Coral springs Museum of Art, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m., days vary, through April 24. The winter and spring schedules for art classes and workshops are available for toddlers, children, teens, and adults. Coral Springs Museum of Art, 2855 Coral Springs Drive, Suite A. 954-340-5000. Register at coralspringsmuseum.org. $62-up.
Lincoln Road Outdoor Antique & Collectible Market, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays through May 9. More than 100 dealers offer art, pottery, jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, sculpture, curios, books, posters, knickknacks, clothing and more. Lincoln Road Mall, 1100 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. 305-673-4991. antiquecollectiblemarket.com. Free.
‘The Black Print’ exhibit. See exhibit during mall hours, now through May 12. Includes works by artist Will Simpson and others. Photos provided by Michael X. Hugue. Westfield Broward, 8000 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation.
Judy Levis Krug Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival: Daily through May 16. Presented by the Levis JCC features over 50 films, plus Q&A webinars, and more. 561-558-2514. bocajff.org. $4.99-$12 each or $59-up for packages; link good for 72 hours. Public welcome.
Enriched Life peer support group, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays through December. Weekly Zoom meeting to get your dose of ideas, conversations and lessons for living a more fulfilled and enriched life. Virtual, from Miami. 305-968-1257. myenrichedlife.com/workshops. Free.
Bring Butterflies Back, daily, weather permitting. Butterfly World features self-guided tours, gift shop, workshops and lectures with tips on gardening and planting host plants for butterfly caterpillars. Watch videos on YouTube at bit.ly/2CuyZ5e. Shop for gifts, plants, ladybugs or pupa. 954-977-4400. Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek. $22.50-$32.50. butterflyworld.com.
Museum Tours. Ongoing, 1-3:30 p.m. daily. Spend a couple of hours exploring Fort Lauderdale’s rich history and finding out about the pioneer families. History Fort Lauderdale, 231 SW 2nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-4431. historyfortlauderdale.org/museum. $15. Free for military and children under 6.
Virtual exhibitions feature Space Shuttle Challenger. Ongoing. John Chakeres’s photos of the early years of the Space Shuttle program have been acclaimed worldwide. View “Into Orbit” and “First Fleet” sneak peeks on the Pompano Beach Arts YouTube channel at bit.ly/36ALU2c or visit pompanobeacharts.org/virtual-events. Free.
FAU’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. Ongoing. Offers tours, videos and educational activities. Lectures and presentations are open to the public for free. Must register. See bit.ly/2H0OBPU.
Engage at GableStage with online theater series. Ongoing. 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.
‘Ask Hanna’ anonymous health chat. Ongoing. 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. Live chat with health advisers who provide immediate responses. Ask Hanna is available online at askhanna.tv.
Ashanti Cultural Arts virtual classes & events. Ongoing. 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 ashanticulturalarts.org.
Kravis @ Home The Curtain’s Up! Ongoing. Digital stage features a lineup of curated concerts, talks, performances and arts education events. Virtual from West Palm Beach. kravis.org/athome. Free.
Broward Center online classes for all ages. Ongoing. Free classes include singing, acting, dancing and improv. Stay connected with this online series available anytime. You can also follow the Facebook page to access previous videos and content. For details, see browardcenter.org and click on Education@Home or visit bit.ly/2EhNvxA.
Lifelong Learning Institute. Ongoing. Times and dates vary at Nova Southeastern University’s LLI. Features classes, presentations and programs for seniors via Zoom. Register for link at bit.ly/2Chw0wK. Call 954-262-8471 or email LLI@nova.edu. $30 a month or $15 each.
From The Frank to you: Virtual workshops & lectures. Ongoing. In this virtual classroom, guests of all ages can watch video art-making workshops, step-by-step craft tutorials, video lectures and storybook readings. New content added regularly. The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery in Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2120. Visit thefrankgallery.org or bit.ly/2FtWCfE. Free.
Peter London hosts PLGDC@HOME virtual series. Ongoing. Miami’s global dance company features artist talks, interviews with choreographers and experts, plus specialized education courses. PLGDC@HOME is streaming on PATREON. Subscriptions start at $10 a month. PLGDC.org or bit.ly/3m6GZLz.
Broward Library’s Facebook collection. Ongoing. Includes videos curated for all ages. Consider a recorded Zoom performance by the Miami Children’s Museum; or a “Matter of Fact Show” with MODS. You can meet an engineer from the NASA Artemis Program, take a virtual tour of Flamingo Gardens; or celebrate the legacy of Stevie Wonder. Visit bit.ly/3igsmCP or broward.org/library. Free.
Palm Beach County Library digital events. Ongoing. 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 about watercolor painting. Whatever piques your interest is now online, from engineering a paper airplane to a Latin-flavor cooking demo. Visit bit.ly/2C62OZE or pbclibrary.org.
Young At Art Museum in Davie offers Art Relief. Ongoing. 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 vocabulary words; in-depth online art classes and more. Visit youngatartmuseum.org. Free.
Pompano Beach Arts. Ongoing. 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 pompanobeacharts.org.