WATER SAFETY AWARENESS DAY
Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Swim season is quickly approaching. Learn water safety tips, gather lifesaving information, and participate in fun water activities at the Water Safety Awareness Day event on Saturday, February 7th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Calypso Cove, 6200 Royal Palm Blvd. Free good-ies available on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, please call 954-974-4566.
SOUNDS AT SUNDOWN AND FOOD TRUCKS
Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.
Featuring: Orange Sunshine Band (60’s music)
Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.
Featuring: Simply Tina (Tina Turner hits)
Come out and dance the night away while enjoying delicious food from local food trucks at the northwest corner of Margate Blvd. and US 441. Bring your blankets and chairs. This event is spon-sored by the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency. For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at email@example.com or 954-972-6458.
MOVIES IN THE PARK
Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
Feature Movie: “The Sandlot” (PG)
Bring your picnic basket and spread your blanket for Movies in the Park. This is the last movie presentation until later this year, so be sure to invite your family and friends. Come out to the Margate Sports Complex (1695 Banks Road, Margate, FL) and watch “The Sandlot” beneath the starlight! Food and beverages are available for purchase. For more information, contact the Margate Parks and Recreation Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 954-972-6458.
FREE SWIM LESSONS AVAILABLE, REGISTER NOW
Swim season is upon us, and now is the time to learn to swim. The City of Margate Parks and Recrea-tion Department, with sponsorship from the McGovern Foundation, is offering FREE swim lessons at Calypso Cove for Margate residents starting in March. Class size is limited to four people, so register early. To register, please call 954-974-4566 or email: email@example.com.
SPRING CLEAN UP & GARAGE SALE
Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 7 a.m. to Noon
Advance registration is required
It’s time for Margate’s big Spring Clean Up and Garage Sale! De-clutter your garage and turn your unused items into cash at this com-munity garage sale. On Saturday, March 14th from 7 a.m. to noon, Margate residents will be buying and selling treasures at Oriole Park, 7055 NW 1st Street. Last year, more than 150 vendors and hundreds of shoppers attended this event. Pre-registration is required for anyone interested in selling items at the garage sale. Please register by March 12th at www.margatefl.com or call 954-972-6458.
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENT
Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Do you have old paint, cleaning solutions, household chemicals, pesticides, and computer equipment sitting around your home? Have you wondered how you could easily get rid of these items? Residents can properly dispose of their household hazardous waste and old electronics at the City of Margate and Broward County’s Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event. Bring your household hazardous waste and old electronics to Oriole Park (7055 NW 1st Street) on Sunday, March 15th from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. All accepted items will be recycled or disposed of properly.
For a list of accepted items, please visit www.margatefl.com. Proof of residency is required. For more information, please call the Department of Environmental and Engineering Services (D.E.E.S.) at 954-972-0828, Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Or, you may visit www.broward.org/waste.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 9 a.m.
Springtime is a fun time of year for our children, and the City of Margate Parks and Recreation is bringing back its Egg Hunt. The festivities will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 28th at the Margate Sports Complex, 1695 Banks Road.
Children ages 8 and under, will have a blast searching for hundreds of eggs that will be filled with delicious candy and fun surprises. Peter Rabbit will make a special guest appearance for family photographs. Please bring your own basket and camera.
For more information, please call the Margate Parks and Recreation Department at 954-972-6458.
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