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Fourth of July celebration
BELLE GLADE — Join the City of Belle Glade and the Belle Glade Chamber of Commerce for a Fourth of July Celebration at Torry Island, 5000 W. Canal St. North in Belle Glade, on Wednesday, July 4, beginning at 4 p.m. with food, fun, music by The Clique at 7:30 p.m., and a fireworks show beginning at dusk.

Pahokee fireworks set July 4
PAHOKEE — The public is invited to a fireworks show in Pahokee on Wednesday, July 4, from 8 to 10 p.m. at the Pahokee Marina and Campground, 190 N. Lake Ave. in Pahokee. For information, visit

DIY workshop scheduled
BELLE GLADE — The Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller’s Office will present a workshop on the topic of sealing or expunging a criminal record on Thursday, July 5 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the West County Courthouse, Conference Room C-121, 2950 State Road 15 in Belle Glade. The event is part of a series of “Do-It-Yourself in Court workshops offered each month by the Self Service Center of the clerk and comptroller. Register at

Literacy Plus in Motion class
BELLE GLADE — For your summer enjoyment and enhancement, the Belle Glade Branch Library will offer a “free” four week, one hour course for adults in July. “Literacy Plus in Motion classes will be held Thursdays, starting July 5, from 1-2 p.m. in the Belle Glade Branch Library’s conference room. Topics will include creative and resume writing, basic grammar, and public speaking. For information, call Sandra Lusunariz, Glades Literacy Coordinator, at 561-996-3453.