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        VOL. 18 NO. 5                                                                                  MAY 2024

      2023 TimberTech Golf                                                        Center for Arts & Innovation

      Championship Donates $400,000  Reveals First Design Views

      to Boca Raton Regional Hospital                                               institutions when completed, is scheduled to break ground in downtown Boca in 2025, the city’s
                                                                                    The Center for Arts & Innovation, which promises to be one of the nation’s prime cultural
                                                                                  centennial year. The first projected views of this major project are on view at the Boca Raton
      By Rebecca Seelig                                                           Museum of Art through May 19th, architectural renderings by the internationally acclaimed
         The  TimberTech                                                          firm Renzo Piano Building Workshop.
      Championship that took
      place at Broken Sound
      Club’s Old Course this
      past November served as
      a fundraiser that included
      the recent announcement
      of a $400,000 donation
      made to the Boca Raton
      Regional  Hospital
      Foundation. The money
      was part of more than
      $500,000 raised for
      local charities through
      the Championship, a
      PGA TOUR Champions
      playoff event.
          “On behalf of  (L to R) Mark Larkin, Boca Raton Regional Hospital Foundation;
      TimberTech/AZEK, we  Lincoln Mendez, CEO, Boca Raton Regional Hospital and North
      are proud to support the  Region Executive, Baptist Health; Christine E. Lynn; Scott Singer,
      Boca  Raton  Regional  Mayor, City of Boca Raton; Ken Kennerly, Co-Executive Director,
      Hospital  Foundation  James Hardie Pro Football Hall of Fame Invitational and EVP,   An exhibition of the architectural plans for The Center for Arts and Innovation: Le Fil Rouge
      through this donation,”  Pro Links Sports                                   will be on view from through May 19th at the Boca Museum of Art.

      2023 TimberTech Golf Championship Donates on page 4                         Center for Arts & Innovation on page 2
      Boca’s “Summer in the City”                                                 Celebrate Independence Day in

      Free Concert Series Returns                                                 Boca With Four Fabulous Events

      with an Epic Lineup                                                            Get ready for an unforgettable Independence

                                                                                  Day in Boca Raton—from sunup to sundown—
                                                                                  on Tuesday,  July  4th. With  a  rich  history  of
         Rock into summer with the City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City free concert   memorable events, this year’s holiday celebration
      series set for most Fridays from June through August at the Mizner Park Amphitheater,   promises to be bigger and better than ever, with
      590 Plaza Real.                                                             four exciting events spread across the city.
         “This summer, we are turning up the heat with a lineup that’s hotter than ever! From      “Over the years, the City’s July 4th event
      classic Grateful Dead music accompanied by an orchestra to our 4th Annual Battle of the   has evolved into a true reflection of our City’s
      Bands showcasing the best local musical talent, there’s something for all to enjoy,” said   spirit, unity and pride,” commented Mayor Scott
      Amy DiNorscio, Amphitheater and Community Events Manager.                   Singer. “From our first celebration in 1958 to the
         All Friday concerts start at 8 p.m. with doors opening at 7 p.m. On Sunday, June 23rd,   beloved fireworks at Countess de Hoernle Park,
      the show starts at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m.                      our  commitment  to  this  amazing  community
         The line-up of free Summer in the City concerts includes:                celebration has remained unwavering,”
         Friday, June 14th: Caribbean Chillers – A Tribute to Jimmy Buffet.          The Fabulous Fourth event lineup includes:
         Friday, June 21st: Rock of ABBA.                                            Firecracker 5K. Time: 7 a.m. Location:
         Sunday, June 23rd: FAU Summer Concert Band.                              Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Road.
         Friday, June 28th: China Grove – A Tribute to the Doobie Brothers.       Ignite your Independence Day celebrations with
         Friday, July 12th: The Symphonia JAMS The Grateful Dead with Crazy Fingers.  a certified 5K on the campus of FAU. Register
         Friday, July 19th: Pioneers of Rock and Soul.                            online for $30 and receive a finisher medal, shirt,
                                                                                  and post-race event snacks.
      Boca’s “Summer in the City” on page 2                                          Liberty Cup Pickleball Racquet Tournament. Time: 9 a.m. Location: Patch Reef
                                                                                  Park, 2000 Yamato Road. Join community members in battling for the inaugural Liberty Cup
                                                                                  in this round-robin bracket-style Pickleball and Tennis Tournament. Divisions are determined
                                                                                  by skill level, with registration available for $20, including a participant shirt. Winners will
                                                                                  receive a Liberty Cup trophy.
                                                                                     Block Party. Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Sugar Sand Park, 300 Military Trail.
                                                                                  Enjoy a Free Fabulous Fourth Block Party, featuring fun for the whole family including kids
                                                                                  crafts, a DJ, yard games, food trucks and vendors (for purchase).
                                                                                     Fabulous Finale. Time: 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Location: Countess de Hoernle Park, 1000
                                                                                  Spanish River Blvd. Conclude the day with a Free celebration with live music, food trucks

                                                                                  Celebrate Independence Day on page 3
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