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  • Houston Astros’ Mascot Visits Governmental Center

    On February 23, 2017, the Houston Astros’ mascot, Orbit, made a visit to the Robert Weisman Governmental Center. Opening night at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is only one week away when Major League Baseball Spring Training in Palm Beach County will begin. ...

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  • Deadline Extended for Fair Housing Essay, Poster, and Video Contest

    The deadline for students to enter this year’s Fair Housing Month art, essay and audio visual contest has been extended to March 17. The contest is sponsored by the Palm Beach County Office of Equal Opportunity in collaboration with the Realtors® Association of the Palm Beaches and the Legal Aid So...

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  • Pet of the Week

    Hazel is an 8 year old, spayed female, mixed breed dog who weighs 46 pounds. Hazel is an exceptionally sweet dog who has had an unfortunate history of bad pet parents. She is housetrained, loves to cuddle, and is great with other easy-going dogs. Hazel would do best in a home with older kids due...

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  • Free Presentation: “If You Plant It, They Will Come: Attracting Wildlife with Native Plants”

    Discover how native plants can bring birds, butterflies and other beneficial wildlife into your yard, garden or patio area. This free program will be held on Saturday, March 11, 10 a.m. at the Acreage Branch Library, 15801 Orange Blvd. in Loxahatchee. Reservations are requested – please call 561-68...

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  • Free Presentation: “Horse Sense: Native Plants for Equestrian Properties”

    Join us for an enlightening look at how native plants can enhance your landscape and paddock areas. We’ll discuss the benefits of planting and preserving native plants on your property for you, your horses, and the environment. Topics include suitable native plants and their uses, and how to identi...

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  • Mounts Magic in March

    The Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden will be hosting the following events in the month of March: Knowing & Growing Palm Beach County’s Native Wildflowers Thursday, March 2, 6-7:30 p.m. Mounts Auditorium $20 for members; $25 for nonmembers Instructor Rufino Orsorio will give a presentation on gett...

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  • March Events at Historic 1916 County Court House

    Downtown History Strolls - The Historical Society of Palm Beach County hosts casual strolls through Downtown West Palm Beach led by architect and historian Rick Gonzalez and sponsored by REG Architects. The one-hour guided tours showcase the evolution of West Palm Beach buildings and landmarks and ...

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