September 2019
County Parks Reopened Following Effects of Hurricane Dorian
The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department has reopened all county-operated parks, boat ramps & facilities after conducting safety inspections following the effects of the storm. Please note, the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens will reopen Friday, September 6.
Martial Arts- West Boynton Recreation Center
Learn discipline, respect, self defense, traditional martial arts and self control  Wednesdays & Fridays (times vary for children and adults) at West Boynton Recreation Center, Boynton Beach. Ages 4+, all abilities. $75/eight-week sessions.
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Cupcake for a Cause 5K- John Prince Park
Register today for the Cupcake for a Cause 5K Sat, Sept 7, 7 a.m. at John Prince Park, Lake Worth. This annual fundraising event will benefit Place of Hope this year.
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Sushi & Stroll Summer Walks- Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
It's your last chance to take part in this rare opportunity to stroll the gardens at sunset  Fri, Sept 13, 5:30 p.m.  at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, Delray Beach. Experience a taiko drumming performance, eat at the Cornell Café and more. $7/adults, $5/children (advance); $8/adults, $6/children (at the door).
Paralympic Swim Clinic- Therapeutic Recreation
Learn different swim styles and practice and perfect your swim stroke technique Sat, Sept 14, 10 a.m. at Gleneagles Country Club Aquatic Center at the CMAA Therapeutic Recreation Complex, Lake Worth. For youth and adults. FREE ADMISSION
Remarkable Reptiles- Okeeheelee Nature Center
Uncover the truth about some of the world's most misunderstood animals Sat, Sept 14, 10:30 a.m. at Okeeheelee Nature Center in Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach. Families/all ages, $3/participant. RSVP required.
Animal Trivia- Daggerwing Nature Center
Find out the truth about many common animal myths and meet some animal ambassadors Sat, Sept 14, 10:30 a.m. at Daggerwing Nature Center in Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton. Ages 5+, $3/participant. RSVP required.
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Food Truck Invasion- Sunset Cove Amphitheater
Enjoy a great selection of food trucks during Food Truck Invasion  Wed, Sept 18, 5 p.m.  at Sunset Cove Amphitheater in Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton.   FREE ADMISSION
Archery- Riverbend Park
Learn archery safety and how to properly use the equipment before getting to practice on the range Sat, Sept 21, 9:30 a.m. at Riverbend Park, Jupiter. Ages 8+, $10/participant. RSVP required.
Legends on the Lawn: 2 Steps Back- Canyon Amphitheater
Legends on the Lawn presents: 2 Steps Back Sat, Sept 21, 7 p.m. at Canyon Amphitheater in Canyon District Park, Boynton Beach. Enjoy vintage motown and soul music. FREE ADMISSION
Team Tournament Series- Park Ridge Golf Course
The 2019 team tournament series ends with the final game Sat, Sept 21 at Park Ridge Golf Course, Lake Worth. Register your four-person scramble team today! $44.50/player (with FPC card); $49.50/player (without FPC card).
Chow Down Food Trucks- Juno Beach Park
Enjoy a great selection of food trucks while listening to live music, presented by Chow Down Food Trucks  Wed, Sept 25, 3:30 p.m.  at Juno Beach Park, Juno Beach.  FREE ADMISSION
Out of the Darkness Walk- John Prince Park
Register today for the Out of Darkness Walk Sat, Sept 28, 8:30 a.m. at John Prince Park, Lake Worth. This event raises awareness and funds for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
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Power of Parks Podcast
Listen to inspiring stories that showcase the ways in which parks, recreation and nature help improve physical, mental and overall well-being.

Click here to listen to all 7 episodes. Episodes are also available on our PBC Parks blog .
Know Before You Go: Dogs
There are countless opportunities for you and your best friend to stay active inside PBC Parks!

Click here to learn about four county-operated dog parks, as well as other locations you and your pup can go to play.