In Brief

Palm Beach Zoo welcomes Malayan tiger

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society has added a new member to its family, a Malayan tiger named Angin. Angin is a four-year-old, 220-pound male tiger that came from Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa on Nov. 11. The tiger, whose name means “wind” in Indonesian, is currently staying in a required 30-day quarantine at the Palm Beach Zoo’s Melvin …

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Lifeguard certification to be held in Wellington

Interested in learning the skills you need to score an amazing summer job or begin a fun and exciting career as a professional lifeguard? If so, plan to attend the American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class at the Wellington Aquatics Complex in December. This class teaches entry-level participants the expertise needed to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and …

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Palm Beach Dramaworks accepting submissions

Palm Beach Dramaworks has announced that The Dramaworkshop, a play development program launched this fall, will accept submissions of new plays through Dec. 31. Playwrights interested in presenting their work for consideration are encouraged to read the guidelines, which can be found online by clicking here. Work submitted in hard copy, via email, or outside the submission period will not …

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King’s Academy Preschool opens Loxahatchee campus

The King’s Academy Preschool has opened its fourth campus for two- and three-year old students in the Wellington and Loxahatchee area. The school is at Trinity West Church on Southern Boulevard one mile west of Binks Forest Drive. The preschool’s other three campuses are in Royal Palm Beach, Greenacres and Palm Beach Gardens. Led by Preschool Director Vickie Farmer, a …

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Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches awarded $15,000

Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches has announced it is a recipient of a $15,000 grant from The Honda Classic. Each year, The Honda Classic brings out hundreds of golfers and close to 200,000 golf fans for a week-long tournament at PGA National Resort and Spa. The event also serves as a fund-raiser for a select number of local organizations. “We …

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Kravis Center recruiting volunteers for upcoming season

The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is seeking volunteer ushers for its upcoming season and will hold its next volunteer orientation meeting at the Kravis Center’s Rinker Playhouse Sept. 18 at 10 a.m. “With over 400 volunteers, the Kravis Center knows that the show would not go on without the dedicated corps of people who donate their valuable time …

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