Parkland and Coral Springs are offering several events to enable the public to honor those lost:
Mary Help of Christians Church in Parkland:
Beginning at 2p - Holy Hour for peace and healing
City of Coral Springs Events:
The Temple - By Artist David Best
Location: 9551 West Sample Road, Coral Springs
Times: 7 a.m. - Dusk
Coral Springs Museum of Art
Location: 2855A Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs
Times: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Coral Springs Museum of Art (CSMoA) will be open on February 14, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to provide a cool, safe space for students to hang out. Activities planned include:
Relaxing Art Making Projects:
Mini Petting Zoo
K-9 Love and Hugs
Current Vibe Music
Coral Springs Rocks - mementos to take
Community Canvas - painting project
Cozy Lounges with Chill Décor - bean bags, pillows, etc.
Coral Springs Open Play
Location: Coral Springs Gymnasium (2501 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs)
Times: 12 - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free ($2 per person for students who do not attend MSD)
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students interested in using the Coral Springs Gymnasium for Open Play may do so from 12-5 p.m. with student identification. All other participants may participate in Open Play for a fee of $2 per person.
Sawgrass Nature Center "Green Team"
Location: Sawgrass Nature Center (Sportsplex, 3000 Sportsplex Dr., Coral Springs)
Must register in advance
Spend time helping the animals at Sawgrass Nature Center! The SNC has 15 spots available to work in the afternoon with their "green Team" - which will involve gardening, pulling weeds, raking leaves, and other tasks to help keep the outdoor landscapes and animal areas looking their best. You must register in advance, dress in appropriate clothing with closed-toed shoes/sneakers, sunscreen and a hat. Contact Heather Nelson, Volunteer Coordinator, 954-752-WLD, email@example.com
Spend time helping the animals at Sawgrass Nature Center! The SNC has 15 spots available to work in the afternoon with their "Green Team" - which will involve gardening, pulling weeds, raking leaves, laying mulch, and other tasks to keep the outdoor landscapes and animal areas looking their best. You must register in advance, dress in appropriate clothing with closed-toed shoes/sneakers, sunscreen and a hat. Contact the SNC for more details.
City of Parkland
Pine Trails Park
Location: 10559 Trails End, Parkland, FL 33076
Times: 12 - 10 p.m.
At 2:21pm - the City of Parkland will honor a moment of silence at all City facilities and throughout Parkland.
The City will also host a brief Interfaith ceremony for the community at 5:45 p.m. This ceremony is intended to last approximately 30 minutes. The park will be open both before and after the ceremony. Therapy dogs and counselors will be onsite throughout the day.
Alyssa Alhadeff Beach Clean Up - Deerfield Beach Pier at 2:00 p.m.