The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 7, 1997 · Page 1101
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 1101

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, December 7, 1997
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w THE PALM BEACH POST SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1997 HD mm FLORIDA REHABILITATION RESEARCH INSTITUTE orthoticprosthetic center Deb Welky Out of My Head jSanta Claus Iiasn't ever EVAN A. BADER, MD, CPO one of the four physicianCPO's in U.S. twenty-four years experience 7280 W. Talmetto Pk. Rd 210 at Powerline 561-750-8787 BOCA RATON 1-888-612-9100 Medicare & most private insurance assignments accepted Home Visits AwuluWt let me down I I . ' ? I I I I. l I - V "V UULolAA U J ?r '. When I was about 8, my youn How have awrm pool ger brother started to tell me he Need NeedX Extra SSS Fvtra $$$ didn t believe in banta Llaus anymore. I covered my ears and ran from the room, screaming. Yet he KID'S CONSIGNMENT 4r For Holiday in any (nd of weather i i anoppmg snopping Jiad planted the seeds of doubt. 1 free? J ;"By age 10, I suspected that even with the aid of magic dust) WORLD 2. . 1 oing up and down every chimney i beanie rr JL with your accepted I J A 1 Mncinnmont f I m uie iree world must take a great deal ot time, figuring live minutes per chimney at the very least, I jvorked out a simple multiplication problem based on the estimated iiumber of chimneys in Milwaukee . y i alone. Things did not look good. ... , v .-.i ; ... w: Now Accepting Quality New And Pre-Owned Children's Clothes, Furniture, Toys And Miscellaneous Items 1143 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard (Next to Winn Dixie and Radio Shack) .. But Dad couldn't possibly have enough money to buy toys lor all four of us kids, I thought. ..He s always saying he s broke. II . So my faith in Dad never having enough money to buy things for his children kept my hope alive for years. v- . Then I got married. Please Call For Consignment Hours (561)798-0208 i: "Uh-oh," I thought. "If Dad has been playing Santa, this is going to be a rotten Christmas for gifts. Dad's in Wisconsin and I'm here in Florida and even if Dad can TOE afford presents, he certainly can't afford presents and plane fare. but on Christmas morning, there were plenty of presents paw? mw from Santa under the tree. Just purchase your pool heater by Dec. iS Tl.u oo 1 0 year limited warranty on the world's most efficient AIR ENERGY hea pump, 'H Free maintenance included, free computer analysis on year round operating costs. Now I'm 46. "That's pretty old, I tell myself. Even if there is NEW YORK and PALM BEACH a Santa, he can't go around bring Van's ing presents to people this old. Even Santa has to draw the line A Paint Your Own Pottery Studio somewhere." ompQRTemp I started to worry that 45 was the cut-off. 24 hour service 365 days a year Call Toll FREE 1-800-560-5008 Broward 426-0008 . Delray Beach 278-5232 West Palm Beach 734-7776 . North Palm Beach 655-6993 V MR CONDITIONING REFRIGERATION Then, last weekend, Christ mas came early. hi Mark took me to Georgia to In Business Since 1965 100 customer satisfaction guaranteed We service what we sell 0,,r 135 South Congress Avenue, Delray Beach, Florida 33445 see the great-great-grandson of The Perfect Place For the Not So Perfect Artist Charles Dickens re-create ghostly scenes from A Christmas Carol. Dickens arrived in a horse-drawn carriage to the sound of bugles. He was wearing a top hat and tails. He cavorted around the dining room first as Scrooge, then as Marley, then as Fezziwig, then as The Ghost of Things to Come. A din Steps to your Potential Picasso 'Parity SufrfuUet ner was served featuring the traditional Dickens family recipes . . . right down to the plum pudding. 1. Pick your piece. 2. Choose your colors. 3. Make your own creation. 4. Paint, paint, paint 5. Glazing and fire. (We do this.) 6. Take it home in a few days. 7. Perfect for Christinas and Chanukah gifts. After the show, Gerald Charles Dickens sat at a writing desk in the next room and chatted with me as he autographed the books I'd brought from home. I was so excited I could barely stand up. "Mark." I asked later. "How did you manage all this?" CIIRISTmAS DECORATIONS "Me?" he asked. "Oh, no. This was a gift from Santa. Reservations for Parties Showers, Reunions, Children's Birthdays, Adults, Gift Certificates Near Home Depot in the Crossroads Shopping Center 3970 Northlake Boulevard Palm Beach Gardens 775-5725 Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday Warn to 6pm, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am to 9pm, Sunday 12 to 5pm Bring your child in for some fun! CHRISTFflAS Classes LIGHTS 50 OFF HITflEATHS : mm Safety Council of Palm Beach County, Inc., 770 S. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Call 689-4733 Ext. 3., (800) 640-2415, ore-mail at The Academy of Classical Art is now accepting applications for students (ages 9-1 8) for the 1 997 fall term. The Academy offers classical art training and instruction in the areas of proportion, perspective, light and I IGHTING FOR I ESS We are a brand new type of lighting showroom. By acquiring closeouts, cancellations, and overruns from some of the leading lighting manufacturers throughout the world, we offer new merchandise at up to 50 and more off retail prices. 1 1 r- 1 1 -"ft W OFF ll OFF ll OFF 1 1 OFF Wilt ANYONE !! EllTIHE !!niu!i C?J ii S r .... Frn19.1l.Q7 D19.7 Fn19.14.Q7 dot I Pvnl").ll.07 dt r - """r ' ' w ' - "-"f w ' 1 it-i 1 t-Af i it-si r 1 1 Save like never before! SUPER WEEECEO SAL SATURDAY, DEC. 13 & SUNDAY, DEC. 14 Over 75' 1 CRAFT FAIR ON Chandeliers Holl lights Picture Lights Upscale Table Lamps Outdoor Lights Recess Lights Undercounter Lights Dimmers Bath Lights Track Lights Fluorescent Lights Ceiling Fans plus light bulbs of all types! fendors shadow, color theory and art history. Enrollment fee is $165 for 1 1-week term, plus $10 registration fee (art materials not included). Classes will be taught at temporary quarters located at 410 Datura St., West Palm Beach. The Academy is located at 4 1 6 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Call 804-9237 for more information. City of Boynton Beach Recreation and Park Department Classes at the Civic Center, 128 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. Call 375-6240 for more informationto register. Youth Soccer Programs: Dec. 10, 13-15 league. Registration fee is $24 Special Reduced (for those residing in the corporate city limits of Boynton Beach) $30 Regular rate. Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m., registerfor Mens 35 plus Softball league beginning in Feb. Call 375-6230. Jan. 21, 6:30 p.m. Registerfor Softball Religious League beginning in Feb. Call 375-6230. Jan. 14, 6:30 Register for Softball Co-Rec League beginning in Feb. Call 375-6230. Palm Beach Community College Winter Term Final registration will be Jan. 2-5. Winter term classes begin Jan. 6 and end May 8. For further information all 439-8100, Central Campus; 625-2410, Palm Beach Gardens; 992-3055 Belle Glade; 367-4580, Boca Raton. The Florida Trail Association Loxahatchee Chapter, West Palm Beach, holds several walkshikes throughout the week. To register or for more Information call Bea at 968-4864. Lantana Middle Community School, 1225 W. Drew Street, Lantana, will be offering night classes of various types beginning In January. Registration Is on Jan. 5, 6 and 15 and 16 at the school. Call 533-6382 for informationregistration. rJzs 'wOFF Merchandise In Tha Storn! ll 12-7 H ' Present coupon to cashier, excluding previous purchases & sale items. Cannot be combined with any other discount or otter p 1-95, 4515 Lake Worth Road Lake Worth NW Corner Lake Worth & Military Trail (561 )434-2799 HOURS: Mon-Fri, 9am to 8pm Sat, lOam to 6pm Sun, 1 1am to 5pm DAILY IGHTING FOR ESS Formerly State Lighting Company MasterCard Visa Amex Discover REPORTSC ON SPORTS For Convenient Home Delivery, Call 930-POST. 21 54 Zip Code Place, Suite 4 West Palm Beach, FL 33409 TEL: (561)689-6650 HOURS: M-F9:rjO A.M.-6:00 RM. Sat. 10:CXDA.M.-5:OORM. of All Sorts T

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