Tuesday, September 4, 2018
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~~~ This Week ~~~  
Wed, Sept 5 11:00 am     English Exchange, Pahokee Library   
Wed, Sept 5 6:30 pm      Glades Community Band Wants You, Pahokee Middle Senior
Thu, Sept 6 8:00 am        Donate Blood, Pahokee High School     
Thu, Sept 6 3:00 pm        Bereavement Support Group, Lakeside Medical Center, Belle Glade       
Thu, Sept 6 3:30 pm        How to Collect a Judgment Workshop, West County Courthouse, Belle Glade
Fri, Sept 7 6:00 pm         Mandated Procedures to Follow, Glades Central HS, Belle Glade
Sat, Sept 8 10:00 am      Job-A-Palooza, PBSC Lake Worth, Transportation from Arc of the Glades
Mon, Sept 10 5:00 pm     Cadet West, West Technical Education Center, Belle Glade   
Tues, Sept 11 6:30 pm    Cub Scout Family Camping, Community United Methodist Church, Belle Glade
Tues, Thur by appt        Free Food Box Distribution, The Glades Initiative, Belle Glade
Tues, Thur by appt         Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Training , West Tech,  Belle Glade
Mon-Thu (ongoing)        West Tech Hiring Adult Education Teachers , West Tech, Belle Glade
Mon-Fri (ongoing)          Project-Based Applications for New South Bay Apts, Quiet Waters, Belle Glade 
Mon-Fri by appt              South Bay Head Start Recruiting Event, South Bay Center
Glades Area
Pahokee Library Activity - English Exchange EXCHANGE

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. The English Exchange program will take place every Wednesday in September at the Pahokee Library. 

WHEN: Wednesday, September 5, 12, 19, 26, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Loula V York Branch, 525 Bacom Point Road, Pahokee, FL 33476
CONTACT INFO:  Please contact Sandra (Glades Literacy Coordinator) at  561-996-3453  for additional information

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Glades Community Band 2018 Wants You GLADESBAND

From Anthony Jackson: Join us as we establish our first community band here in the Glades. Be a part of this effort to use your instrumental musical talents again. It doesn't matter, amateur or professional, young or golden aged, come be a part of this historic gathering of Glades area musicians.  

WHEN: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Pahokee Middle Senior Band Room, 850 Larrimore Rd, Pahokee, FL 33476
CONTACT INFO:  Please contact Anthony Jackson at 561-285-7408 for more information

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Donate Blood at Pahokee High School BLOOD

Residents wishing to donate blood may do so at Pahokee High School. All donors receive a free OneBlood t-shirt, pizza, snacks and drinks, a Lion Country Safari discount coupon, and a wellness checkup. Donors must be at least 16 years or older to donate; 16 year olds must have a signed permission slip to donate blood. ID required. 

WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Pahokee High School, 900 Larrimore Rd, Pahokee, FL 33476
CONTACT INFO:  Contact Ms. Cochran at 561-924-6458 for more info, or visit www.oneblood.org 

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Bereavement Support Group BEREAVEMENT

A grief support program will be offered to all employees of Lakeside Medical Center. Everyone is welcome to attend. 

WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: Lakeside Medical Center, 39200 Hooker Hwy, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Call Trustbridge at 844-422-3648

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How to Collect a Money Judgment Workshop MONEYJUDGMENT

Residents are invited to attend an upcoming workshop at West County Courthouse, "How to Collect a Judgment." The workshop is presented by the office of Sharon R. Bock, Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller.  

WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 2018 | 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: West County Courthouse, Conference Room, C-121, 2950 State Road 15, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Please visit  www.mypalmbeachclerk.com/workshops

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Mandated Procedures for Sept 7 Glades Central/William T Dwyer Game HSGAME

Glades Central High School has released important information pertaining to this Friday's football game between the high school and William T Dwyer. 

The procedures include (among other procedures):
There will be no entry into games after the second half kickoff. Tickets will continue to be sold through halftime, but sales will halt once halftime has concluded. 
* No re-entry. If you exit the stadium, you cannot return. 
* Loitering is prohibited outside of stadium gates or in the parking lots before, during or after the game. Once spectators leave a game, they must leave the school campus.

WHEN: Friday, September 7, 2018 | 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Glades Central Community High School, 1001 South West Avenue M, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Please contact Kevin Wright, 561-993-4400, ext 44402, or kevin.wright@palmbeachschools.org

Click here to read all procedures
Job-A-Palooza - A Speed-Jobbing Experience (Glades area transportation to event available) JOBAPALOOZA

The Arc of the Glades invites you to an event at Palm Beach State College for participants ages 14 to 21 who would like to explore job skills in the following industries: retail, food, design, administration, marketing, and more. Meet potential employers. 

WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Glades transportation pick up time at 8:30 a.m.)
WHERE: Palm Beach State College, 4200 Congress Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33461 (transportation for Glades residents will be available at Arc of the Glades, 4250 NW 16th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430, with pick up at 8:30 a.m., drop off at 4:30 p.m.)
CONTACT INFO: Please contact Kristie Giles at kgiles@arcpbc.org or 561-842-3213

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Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Presents: Cadet West CADET

From PBC Mayor Melissa McKinlay: "Fire Rescue will be launching a brand new Cadet program in the Glades Area which they have deemed CADET WEST. To date, 5 kids have signed up, and we hope this event will encourage more! Please join Fire Rescue staff as they welcome the western community to share what the Cadet program is all about. Our local cadets will be attending and will be doing demonstrations and giving valuable information to new candidates.

The cadet program allows teenagers an opportunity to attain real-life experience on the job within Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. They earn the privilege to ride along on the Fire Rescue trucks, responding to real time 9-11 calls and situations. The program emphasizes teamwork and being an upstanding citizen of the community."

WHEN: Monday, September 10, 2018 | 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: West Tech Educational Center, 2625 State Hwy 715, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Sign up now by emailing cadetadvisor@pbcgov.org

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Family Camping and More - Cub Scouts Pack 622 SCOUTS

Come join the fun and adventure of Cub Scouts Pack and Boy Scouts Troop 622 at Community United Methodist Church. All girls grades K5 - 5th and all boys grades K5 - 12th are welcome.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Community United Methodist Church, 401 SW 1st St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: For more information, contact  Johanis Bair HIM Tech  561-996-6571  ext 348421  Jbair@lmcpbc.org

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SR 15/US 441/US 98 Resurfacing Project Workshop

From the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT): Residents are invited to a Public Information Workshop to learn about the proposed improvements for the project. 
The Public Information Workshop will be held at the Pahokee Community Center Cafeteria. The workshop will have an open house format and staff will be available to answer questions and provide assistance at any time during the workshop. 

WHEN: Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
WHERE:  Pahokee Community Center Cafeteria, 360 East Main St, Pahokee, FL 33476
CONTACT INFO: Yuanet Letzelter, project manager, 954-777-4428, ext. 4428,  yuanet.letzelter@dot.state.fl.us

Click here for more information
Let's Talk - Healthier Glades Event Encourages Community Input HEALTHIERGLADES

Healthier Glades encourages the public to take part in two upcoming events. 

WHEN: Monday, September 17, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: First United Methodist Church, 491 E Main St, Pahokee, FL 33476

WHEN: Monday, October 8, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Leon Camel Resource Center, 266 1st St, Raderville, Belle Glade, FL 33430

CONTACT INFO: For more information, contact Inger Harvey at 561-818-5529, or inger@htpbc.org

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Hiring Event at CareerSource - Belle Glade HIRING

CareerSource Palm Beach County will be hosting a hiring event at the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center. 

WHEN: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center, 1977 SW College Dr, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Visit www.careersourcepbc.com for more information

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Portrait Day at St John First Missionary Baptist Church PORTRAITDAY

The St. John First Missionary Baptist Church family invites families of the Glades area to its portrait day. Families are welcomed to have their photos taken to be featured in our church directory and/or purchase photography packets at various prices. Each family will receive a complimentary 8x10 photo just by signing up. Reserve your spot today!

WHEN: Tuesday, September 25, 26, 2018 | 2:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: St John First Missionary Baptist Church, 600 SW 8th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO:  Book your appointment by visiting  https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/yz8bn71c/  or contact Mr. Kevin Wright at 561-261-0717

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GTAC Meets at Belle Glade Civic Center

From the Glades Technical Advisory Committee (GTAC): We are pleased to have as our presenter this month the Director of Palm Beach County's Department of Housing and Economic Sustainability, Mr. Jonathan B. Brown.  Mr. Brown will be discussing what the Dept. of Housing and Economic Sustainability does and its relevance to housing-related issues in the Glades. 
We encourage all GTAC members as well as interested residents and organizations in and around the Glades region to attend this important discussion.

WHEN: Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Belle Glade Civic Center, 725 NW 4th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO:  Contact Houston L. Tate, OCR Director, at 233-5303 or  htate@pbcgov.org  or Audley G. Reid, Senior Planner, at 233-5567 or  areid@pbcgov.org     

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Click here for meeting agenda
Teachers Needed in the Glades - Glades Region Teacher Interview Days

A Glades Region Teacher Interview Day will be held at the Glades Area Office. Teachers are needed for the 12 schools located in the Glades. 

WHEN: Thursday, September 27, 2018 | Call to request an interview
WHERE: Glades Region Office, 2625 NW 16th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: Email questions to melicia.cooper@palmbeachschools.org or c all 561-357-7638 for additional information

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First United Methodist Church of Pahokee Celebrates 100th Anniversary 

Residents are invited to join First United Methodist Church of Pahokee as it celebrates its 100th anniversary. 

WHEN: Sunday, September 30, 2018 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: First United Methodist Church of Pahokee, 491 E Main St, Pahokee, FL 33476
CONTACT INFO:  For more details contact the church office at 561-924-7241

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2018 Rural Health Literacy Summit LOHRN

The Health Literacy Summit is for health and human services professionals, paraprofessionals, and students committed to serving the unique needs of our patients. 

WHEN: Friday, October 5, 2018 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center, 1977 SW College Dr, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: For more information or to register, please call 561-844-4220, ext 1600, or email info@lorhn.org

Click here to learn more and to register
Click here to see flyer
South Bay Head Start Recruitment Event SOUTHBAYRECRUIT

South Bay Head Start has openings for three- and four-year-old children. Please stop by to complete an application or call for an appointment. Please bring proof of residency, proof of income, birth certificate, and a photo ID. Walk-ins are acceptable!

WHEN: Call for appointment 
WHERE: South Bay Center, 990 US Hwy 27 N, South Bay, FL 33493
CONTACT INFO: For Children 3 to 4 years of age contact: Patty Wooten or Sylvia Hill at
561-993-9603/9604; For children less than 3 years of age contact: Michelle Williams at 561-993-9606

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Free Food Box Distribution in the Glades DISTRIBUTION

The Glades Initiative, through our Glades Area Food bank, will be receiving truckloads of food boxes delivered to the Glades for those organizations with no transportation to pick up in West Palm Beach. The boxes contain items such as Chicken Creole with Brown rice, Pasta Fagioli, Chicken Pasta Parmesan, and Whole Pinto Beans. The goal is to feed as many people as possible, and feed again, until every food box goes out!

To sign up your agency for this opportunity, please contact Sandy at The Glades Initiative. Pick up times will be scheduled Tuesdays and Thursdays until every food box is gone! if your agency would like to schedule a pick up contact Sandy with time and date, and number of boxes.

WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays (ongoing) | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (By appt)
WHERE: The Glades Initiative, 141 SE Avenue C, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Desty at 561-996-3310, or sdesty@gladesinitiative.org

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Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Training - FREE CONSTRUCTION

West Technical Education Center is looking for applicants interested in learning a skilled trade to work in the construction industry. Currently seeking students for carpentry. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact West Tech today. 

WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays (ongoing) | Call for more information
WHERE: West Technical Education Center, 2625 NW 16th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: If you have any questions, please call 561-829-4620, or visit www.floridatrainingservices.com/pre-apprenticeship for more informatioon

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Project-Based Applications Available for New South Bay Villas SOUTHBAYAPP

Royal American Management and Palm Beach County Housing Authority (PBCHA) is accepting project-based applications for New South Bay Villas in South Bay, Florida for 4 bedroom apartments ONLY (households with 7-8 members). 

Applications accepted
WHEN: Monday-Friday, special hours Saturday and Sunday (ongoing) | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (M-F), 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Saturday), 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Sunday)
WHERE:  Quiet Waters Apartments 306 S.W 10th Street, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO:  Applicants can contact the office at (561) 706-8289 or TDD: 711. To access the pre-application online, visit https://pbchafl.tenmast.com/applyflpalmbeachco/

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Scholarship Opportunity: Full Career Scholarships Available to Those Who Qualify

PC Professor has been approved to participate in a large job training grant from the US Department of Labor to provide technology skills to the South Florida workforce.  If you know someone who is unemployed and lives in Broward, Palm Beach, Martin or Port St. Lucie County, Florida, please have them contact us soon! If approved for the vocational grant, all expenses will be covered including tuition, books, registration fees, job placement assistance, phone support, lab time & certification exams (if applicable) with zero out-of-pocket.

Eligible career courses include:
* A+ & Network+ certifications (Computer Repair & Technical Support) 
* MCSE: Cloud Platform & Infrastructure (Windows Server 2016) 
* CCNA: Hands-on Cisco Networking 
* MCSD: App Builder (Programming in C#, HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3 & ASP.net) 
* Database: Data Analytics & Management (SQL Server 2016) 
* CIW Webmaster (WordPress, Photoshop, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SEO & more) 
* Desktop Software (Windows, Word, Excel, Access, Project, Outlook & QuickBooks) 

WHEN: Ongoing
WHERE: PC Professor West Palm Beach Campus, 6000 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33417
CONTACT INFO: For more information, please visit www.pcprofessor.com call 561-776-5816 or 561-750-7879

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West Tech Hiring Adult Education Teachers ADULTEDUCATION

West Tech is seeking professionals who understand the educational needs of adult learners. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact the school ASAP. Rate of pay is $28 per hour, retirees welcomed, teacher certificate preferred.

WHEN: Monday - Thursday (ongoing) | 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (at CareerSource), 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (at West Tech)
WHERE: West Technical Education Center, 2625 NW 16th St, Belle Glade, FL 33430
CONTACT INFO: For more information, call 561-829-4620

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Nonprofit Chamber: Submit Your Health & Human Services Legislative Priorities Now!

From the Nonprofit Chamber of Palm Beach County: Our legislators want to hear from us regarding our priorities for their 2019 Legislative Session. Submit your priorities by Friday, September 7 and then attend the legislative workshop on September 21 to help select the top two in each category: Children & Families; Disabilities; Elderly; Health; Hunger/Homeless/Housing; and Substance Abuse & Mental Health. The more we receive, the better and, whether your issue is selected as one of the top two or not, your issue is still included in the Green Book which legislators take to Tallahassee with them. If you have a priority not in those categories, please submit under "Other."

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PBC Chamber Asks for Support for Young Entrepreneur's Academy - Focus on the Glades

From the Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce: "Part of the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce's Foundation is the Young Entrepreneur's Academy (YEA!). This year is our most dynamic yet, and we are seeking out special sponsors to help assist students with their entrepreneurial endeavors. The students are more eager than ever to start their own companies, and as leaders in both business and community, we would love to have your participation with the Chamber's Foundation!

"We are recruiting students from all over Central Palm Beach County, and this especially includes the areas out west in Pahokee and the Glades regions. We want to afford these students the special opportunity to develop confidence, determination, and the ability to express their business skills through the structure YEA! gives students."

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McKinlay Appointed to National Leadership Position on Agriculture and Rural Affairs Policy

From the National Association of Counties (NACo): "President Greg Cox appointed Mayor Melissa McKinlay, Palm Beach County, Fla., to a one-year term as chair of NACo's Agriculture and Rural Affairs Steering Committee. Cox, a San Diego County, Calif. supervisor, made his leadership appointments shortly after being sworn in as NACo's president on July 16, the final day of NACo's 83rd Annual Conference and Exposition in Nashville/Davidson County, Tenn..."

Click here to read full press release
501c News - Nonprofits First Newsletter

News, information, and more from Nonprofits First's newsletter 501c News. 

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CareerSource - September 2018 Calendar

Read about CareerSource's planned events for the month of September 2018.

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CSC: Monday Morning Update, September 4, 2018

Children's Services Council's weekly news and information bulletin.  

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Job Opportunities

In the Glades
The Sun Newspaper - Classifieds

Early Learning Coalition
  • Family Services Coordinator
  • Adult Education Teachers
  • Full time CNAs for 1st and 2nd shifts
  • Full time RNs for 1st shift
  • Full time LPNs for 1st shift
  • 19 Positions Open
Other Areas
Mentor Training - Take Stock in Children PBC

From Take Stock in Children: "We need your support! Take Stock in Children needs to recruit 200 new mentors by the end of September and we need you! If you have already gone through our orientation, please let me know. If not, please consider making a difference and making a college scholarship possible for a student. Our students must have a mentor in order to receive their college scholarship."

Becoming a mentor is easy and minimal time commitment.. 
* Attend an orientation 
* Meet with your student once a week 
* For 20-30 minutes 
* At least 2-3 times a month 
* during the student's lunch period 

WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 19, 2018 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (Sept 6), 5:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. (Sept 19)
WHERE:  Take Stock in Children Palm Beach Office, 1896 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, Ste 103, West Palm Beach, FL 33409 
CONTACT INFO: Kimberly Briard, 561-683-1704, or  kbriard@takestockpalmbeach.org

Click here for more information
Click here for mentor job description
Rising Leaders Information Session

From Nonprofits First: "Please join us for this free, information session to learn more about how the Rising Leaders Program can help you become a more effective leader. Program staff and Alumni will discuss the focus and expectations of the program, who can benefit from the Rising Leaders Program and answer your specific questions."

WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
WHERE:  Nonprofits First, 1818 S Australian Avenue, #450, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
CONTACT INFO:  Shari J. Hanglan,  shanglan@nonprofitsfirst.org561-214-7435

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School District Hosts Bus Driver Job Fair

The School District of Palm Beach County is hosting a bus driver job fair on Saturday at the School District Central Bus Facility in West Palm Beach

Successful candidates will be paid $11.04 per hour for up to 80 hours during training. Once trained, bus drivers will receive a starting pay of $14.42 per hour; full benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, and the ability to participate in the Florida Retirement System.

WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
WHERE:  School District Central Bus Facility, 3376 Summit Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
CONTACT INFO:  For more information on the job requirements, information on expediting the hiring process and to apply online, visit  www.palmbeachschools.org/jobs

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"Gerrymandering and the Courts"

Partisan gerrymandering is the practice of drawing legislative and congressional district lines to maximize and perpetuate the power of an incumbent political party.Tom Wolf of the Brennan Center for Social Justice at NYU will speak about how partisan gerrymandering has changed the face of America. This year the Supreme Court heard a number of gerrymandering cases. The Court's decisions left open the possibility for future action and laid out several roadmaps for how to proceed. Tom will speak about next steps in the fight against partisan gerrymandering.

WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
WHERE:  STEM Education Center, South Florida Science Center (Note: once you get there, go to the STEM Ed), 4801 Dreher Trail N, West Palm Beach, FL  33405
CONTACT INFO:  Nancy E Cohen at nancyecohen1@icloud.com

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FREE! Cybersecurity for Small Businesses

One of the major issues facing small business owners today is the protection of their businesses from a cyber attack. Listen to Paul Vedder, Managing Director of XVIT, discuss the most common types of attacks and what steps you need to take in order to protect yourself and your company.

Protection steps to be discussed include:
1. Protecting against Malware
2. Securing your computer(s) and network
3. Establishing proper backup procedures
4. Controlling physical access to your computer(s), to name a few

In this age of cyber attacks and the potentially significant cost to a small business owner to rectify, this FREE workshop is a must!!

WHEN: Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
WHERE:  Palm Beach Gardens Library, 11303 Campus Dr, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
CONTACT INFO: Larry Ornstein, Palm Beach SCORE, larry.ornstein@scorevolunteer.org, 561-833-1672

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Child-Centered Play Therapy: Neuroscience, the Brain Story (Early bird discount ends Sept 4, 2018)

From the Center for Child Counseling: We hope you can join us for a two-part workshop that will apply the neuroscience of the developing child, the power of relationships, and the understanding of the science behind Child-Centered Play Therapy. 

The neuroscience (Brain Story) knowledge will enable therapists who work with children to take the complex science behind Child-Centered Play Therapy (theory methods, and techniques used in the playroom), to shift the child's and family's story (belief system) that often interferes with their health and well-being.

WHEN: Friday, October 19, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
WHERE:  Quantum Foundation, 2701 N. Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
CONTACT INFO: Dominika Nolan, Center for Child Counseling, Inc., dominika@centerforchildcounseling.org
COST: $240 (members), $250 (non-members), student discount of 25% available, early bird registration ($30 discount) ends today (September 4, 2018)

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On the Table: National Civic Engagement Initiative Host Training Workshops

On the Table is a national civic engagement initiative held in ten cities across the United States. Thousands of diverse residents from all walks of life will gather to share a meal and discuss meaningful ideas to strengthen our community. Join more than 160 residents already committed to hosting a table.

Host Training Workshops
WHEN: Thursday, September 6, 20, 2018 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
WHERE:  700 South Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach 33401
CONTACT INFO: Contact Daryl Houston at 561-340-4509, or Corrie Keller at 561-340-4510

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