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The Amp Ali Bailey CRA
Public Event City of Pompano Beach
Cultural Center

February 1 6th Annual Mayors Chess Challenge
Join Mayors, Elected officials and community leaders throughout Broward County FOR FREE AND FRIENDLY MEETUPS In Support of Scholastic Chess!

Visit www.sunrisefl.gov/chess for schedule updates free instruction provided by the Sunrise center for excellence in chess 2019-2020 Schedule

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

February 1 South Florida Chamber Ensemble Series
Prison Reform is a partnership with the Innocence Project of Florida. This program features music by composers who were imprisoned as well as music about wrongful imprisonment. Works include O Death rock me to sleep by Anne Boleyn, selections from Fidelio by Beethoven, Gynmopedie No. 1 by Erik Satie, E Lucevan le stelle from Puccini’s Tosca, selections from Handel’s Messiah, Ethel Smyth’s The Prison, and stories of wrongful imprisonment of South Florida residents set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.

Time: 2:00pm
Location: Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street

February 1 Story Time at the Blanche Ely House Museum
Join us for a fun-filled story time at the Blanche Ely House every first Saturday! Story lovers of all ages can stop by with a parent or guardian to hear a story, participate in a short story-based activity and enjoy a healthy snack. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Blanche Ely House, 1500 NW 6 Ave

February 8 One Love Bahamas: Hurricane Dorian Benefit Concert
One Love Bahamas, the benefit concert to aid recovery and rebuilding efforts in the Bahamas, has announced the all-star concert line-up. The rockin’ event will be held on Saturday, November 23rd beginning at 4:00 p.m. at the Amp in Pompano Beach. All event proceeds will benefit Hurricane Dorian victims in the Bahamas. The City of Pompano Beach, Shipwreck Park and Florida based concert and festival promoters are working together in support of the Bahamas to host One Love Bahamas. Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster.

The incredible concert lineup includes:

- BLANDINI
- ZEBRA
- FOGHAT
- AARON CARTER
- AEROTECK
- ELSTEN TORRES
- MASON PACE
- SOUTHERN BLOOD
- JEFFERY JAMES GANG
- ROBERT ROSS BLUES BAND
- BAND OF BROTHERS
- MORE TO COME...

Visit www.onelovebahamas.org for concert updates, VIP information, and volunteer opportunities or to donate.

Shipwreck Park, a Pompano Beach 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization has diverted all of its efforts to Bahamian Disaster relief and will administer 100% of concert proceeds to this effort. Shipwreck Park is dedicated to the creation of an underwater park system establishing artificial reefs, utilizing public art to raise awareness of the need to preserve and conserve our natural coral reef system. For more information about Shipwreck Park visit www.shipwreckparkpompano.org.

Time: 7:00pm
Location: The Amp, Pompano Beach

February 8 Soulful Sundays
Soulful Sundays features South Florida's top performers and bands in various genres ranging from Soul, R&B, Neo Soul, Blues to Jazz and Funk. Merging local and national artist, organizations and vendors, this program creates an unforgettable monthly musical experience that enriches as well as celebrates the history and culture of the African American community in Pompano Beach.

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

February 21 Pompano Stand Up Live!
February 21 l 8 pm l $25 Presale (through February 8); $70 VIP Package includes preferred seating, one drink, reception and celebrity mixer and swag bag

We hope you’re ready for a good laugh! Join us for a night of fun, and good vibes, at another installment of Pompano Stand Up Live. In honor of Black History Month we are celebrating iconic black television with a double Headliner event headlining Jimmie “JJ” Walker of Good Times and Michael Winslow of the hit movie Police Academy who are sure to keep you in a state of nostalgia and laughter! The Night will boast concessions, a full bar and good times! So bring a friend, enjoy a cocktail and get ready for Pompano Stand Up Live! This event may not be appropriate for patrons under 18 years old, all patrons must have a ticket and there is a 2 drink Minimum.

Time: 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Location: Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 West Atlantic Boulevard

February 22 Paper Mache Bowls Workshop
This workshop, led by Kimberly Maxwell, will show the basics of Paper Mache. Give old magazines, junk mail, and other unwanted papers a new lease on life & turn them into beautiful bowls of different shapes and sizes. Transform simple materials into functional works of art.

$25

Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street