Here are the latest news briefs from around Wilton Manors!
Revival Pool Party
Poverello will host its Revival Pool Party fundraiser on Saturday, July 1 from 1 to 5 p.m. at 2554 NE 9 Ave., Wilton Manors. The fundraiser will be hosted by drag queen Kitty Meow with music by David Knapp. An open bar will be available and food will be served. Tickets are $50 in advance and $65 at the door. Call 954-561-3663 for more information.
Duetch’s staff at Wilton Manors City Hall
The staff from U.S. Congressman Ted Deutch’s office will be available at Wilton Manors City Hall, 2020 Wilton Drive, on Wednesday, July 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Staff members will be available every first Wednesday of the month to answer questions and assists with matters related to the federal government. Duetch also has an office at Broward College, 111 East Las Olas Blvd., in Fort Lauderdale, by appointment only. Call 561-470-5440 for more information.
City wins budget preparation award
The Wilton Manors Finance Department has received the national Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for Fiscal Year 2016-2017. This is the third year that the city has received the award.
The Friends of the Wilton Manors Library will have its Book Fair on Saturday, July 8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Hagen Park Community Center, 2020 Wilton Drive. Books, videos, and audio materials are available in exchange for a small donation. Money raised by The Friends is used to fund programs and buy equipment for the city’s library.