September Calendar

City of Coral Springs Remembrance 5K Run/Walk – Saturday, September 9

Each year, the City remembers the victims and honors the heroes of September 11, 2001. The  Remembrance 5K Run/Walk begins at the Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Dr., at 7 a.m. This is a family friendly event and we encourage groups to register as a teams. See website for registration costs. Awards will be given in several categories.Visit www.itzevents.com

Parkland Eats ‘N Beats – Saturday, September 9

Grab your lawn chairs and blankets for an evening of music, food, and great company at the Amphitheater, 10561 Trails End. From 5:30 to 9:30 PM, the City of Parkland will welcome the School of Rock to the stage followed by JIVE. Come hungry because there will also be a wide variety of food trucks to eat from. No tents, pets or alcoholic beverages are allowed within the park.

Coral Springs September 11 Memorial – Mon, Sept 11

The City’s annual memorial service in remembrance of the victims and heroes of September 11, 2001, will be held at 6 p.m. at the Northwest Regional Library, 3151 North University Dr. Everyone is invited to be part of this year’s commemoration. For more info, call 954-344-1147.

Coral?Springs Center for the Arts “20” – Friday, Sept 15

Be seen at Coral Springs’ most sophisticated event of the year! “20” is a chic, lively anniversary party beginning at 7 PM and honoring the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr. The celebration features live music, dancing, passed hors d’ oeurves, tasting stations and luscious libations. You’ll meet acclaimed artist Cory Bennett and get a close up view of his smooth, urban style. Tickets: $50 in advance. http://coralspringsmuseum.org/thisis20/ or $60 at the door.

Parkland Back to School Splash Bash – Sat, September 16

The City of Parkland’s 3rd annual Back to School Splash Bash will be held from 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. at the Equestrian Center at Temple Park, 8350 Ranch Rd. This event will feature fun in the sun with many water themed activities, inflatables, slip and slides, music, games, crafts, and more! Parkland’s local schools will be in attendance as well as Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department. Admission is free and bathing suits are required. For more info see cityofparkland.org/splashbash.

Parkland Garden Club’s First Meeting – Tuesday, Sept 19  

From 6:30-8:30pm, The Garden Club is open to residents of Parkland and surrounding cities. Please bring a friend to our September meeting being held at The Parkland Library, 6620 University Dr.. A speaker from Orchard hardware will discuss fall planting. Refreshments provided. For info., call Pam Durie at 954-821-1446.

Parkland Dash – Sunday, October 8 

The City of Parkland is hosting the 2017 Parkland Dash 5K, 5 Mile, and 1 Mile Fun Run  at 7:00 AM. Benefiting the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, the race will take place at Pine Trails Park, 10555 Trails End. Check-in will take place from 6:00 – 6:30 a.m. and participants can choose either a certified 5K course, 5 Mile course or a 1 mile fun run/walk. The 1 mile fun run/walk can be enjoyed by individuals or families. Strollers are welcome for all courses. T-shirts will be provided for the first 500 pre-registered participants and food will be available following the race. Awards will be given for overall winners, masters and individual age groups. For more info see www.cityofparkland.org/dash