LOCATIONS

Coral Springs Artwalk

9405 NW 31st Court Coral Springs

954.344.1000 coralsprings.org

Coral springs Dental Associates

730 Riverside Drive Coral Springs

954.575.9800 coralspringshealthysmiles.com

Coral Springs Senior Center at Sartory Hall

10150 NW 29th St. Coral Springs

954.345.2209 coralsprings.org

Parkland Library

6620 University Drive Parkland

954.757.4207 cityofparkland.org/library

Pine Trails Park

10555 Trails End Parkland

954.757.4105 cityofparkland.org

ADULTS

ITALIANISSIMO

What: Learn how to speak Italian! The class, led by Antonio Del Bene of Byron Tree USA, will help determine the level of coursework (introductory or advanced) for those in attendance. For more information, visit cityofparkland.org/library or call 954.757.4207.

When: May 2, 9, 16 & 23,  7 to 9 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free

DENTISTRY FROM THE HEART

What: For those who are unable to receive dental care, Coral Springs Dental Associates will be performing fillings, extractions and cleanings for people 18 and older on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call 954.575.9800.

When: May 7 at 8 a.m.

Where: Coral Springs Dental Associates

Cost: Free

YOGA IN THE PARK

What: Find your center with Pamela Leal and her ever-growing community of yogis. Never tried yoga before? No problem. This all-levels class is open for novices and gurus alike.

When: Saturdays at 9 a.m.

Where: Pine Trails Park Amphitheater

Cost: $10 per class

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LUCKY CAT ART CLASS

What: The Lucky Cat is a common Japanese figurine that is often believed to bring good luck to its owner. Children 7 and up will hear the story of the Lucky Cat, then learn to draw and design their own. Register online at cityofparkland.org/library or call 954.757.4207.

When: May 17, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free; Parkland Library card required to register

READING BUDDIES

What: Hosted by the Parkland Juniorettes, Reading Buddies is an effective method of building confidence in young readers. The Parkland Juniorettes is a group of high school girls dedicated to making a difference.

When: Mondays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free

Smart Start Tutoring

What: This program provides tutoring services in math, science, language and more. The program focuses on providing a nonjudgmental arena for students to improve their knowledge and is opened to elementary, middle and high school students. To register, visit smartstartfl.com.

When: Every other Saturday, noon to 3 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free

COMMUNITY

CORAL SPRINGS FARMERS MARKET

What: Featuring more than 40 vendors selling fresh and organic produce, herbs, flowers, breads, baked goods and a variety of gourmet foods, the farmers marker is a perfect way to celebrate spring! For more information, visit coralspringsfarmersmarket.org.

When: May 8 & 22, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: The ArtWalk

Cost: Free

PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

What: Are you an aspiring photographer? Or maybe you just enjoy capturing life’s moments through a lens. Either way, bring your photos, ideas, tips and techniques to share with others with different levels of expertise.

When: May 11, 6:15 to 7 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free

The Art of Meditation

What: The South Florida Zen Group will discuss the history and benefits of this ancient practice followed by sharing techniques by leading participants in a short meditation. To register, visit cityofparkland.org/library or call 954.757.4207.

When: May 17,  6:15 to 7:15 p.m.

Where: Parkland Library

Cost: Free

SENIORS

STITCHING FOR CHARITY

What: Make items to benefit different organizations such as clothing for mothers and infants in need or helmet liners for soldiers overseas. Bring your own supplies for either knitting or crochet. This stitching club is open to both residents and nonresidents. For more information, call 954.345.2209.

When: Thursdays at 11 a.m.

Where: Senior Center at Sartory Hall

Cost: Free

GENTLE YOGA

What: This basic yoga class promotes the health of the body, mind and soul.

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:15 p.m.

Where: Senior Center at Sartory Hall

Cost: Free for senior residents of Coral Springs, 55 and older

FUNCTIONAL FITNESS

What: This class is aimed to help improve balance, strength and all-around fitness.

When: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2 to 3 p.m.

Where: Senior Center at Sartory Hall

Cost: Free

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