Jamaican Women of Florida, Inc. (JWOF) brings a slice of Jamaican lifestyle and culture to Miramar, Florida on Saturday, November 21, 2015 with the second staging of “Ole Tyme Jamaican Gran Market” ™ at Christway Baptist Church Grounds 3800 S. Douglas Road, Miramar, FL 33023 from 11AM to 5PM.
JWOF is tapping into the nostalgia of Jamaican “Gran Market” and the Holiday Arts & Craft Fairs in Jamaica by bringing the concept to South Florida to coincide with the traditional kick off of the Christmas shopping season in the United States at Thanksgiving. Local artisans with a variety of unique items that cannot be found in stores along with a Farmer’s Market selling fresh produce will be presented. The event will also feature a Children’s Reading Corner, Storytelling and full day of entertainment.
This year JWOF has combined their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive with Gran’ Market. Thirteen separate locations across Miami-Dade and Broward counties serve as drop off locations for non-perishable food items that will be given to Life Net 4 Families of Broward County.
1. InOchi Pilates
12855 SW 132nd Street, Unit 101, Miami, FL 33186
2. Robinson Law & Mediation
3500 North State Road 7, Suite 437
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33319
3. Andover Academy
8501 Cleary Blvd, Plantation, FL 33324
4. Law Offices of Dahlia Walker, PA
3325 Hollywood Blvd., #206, Hollywood, FL 33021
5. South Florida ENT Associates P.A.
8181 NW 154th Street, Suite#200
Miami Lakes, FL 33016
6. Jamaica National Building Society,
5039 N. State Rd. 7, Tamarac, FL 33319
954-485-3777 Ext 3826
7. Goldson Spine – Marcelle Jones
10796 Pines Blvd. #101, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
8. Goldson Spine
734 N. State Rd. 7
Plantation, FL 33317
9. Goldson Spine
1335 South State Road 7
North Lauderdale, FL 33068
10. Jamaica National Money Transfer Mrs. Carmen Bartlett
(a) 6905 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33023 (954-983-6480)
(b) 3895 NW 24 St, Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33311
(c) 4100 NW 12 St, Lauderhill, FL 33313
11. Caribbean Today
9020 SW 152 St. Miami, FL 33157
“Gran Market” is a shopping extravaganza so patrons are reminded to come prepared to shop for the holidays. Admission is free for children under 12 years of age and Adults are asked to donate $5 towards the JWOF Powerful Women…Next Generation Scholarship; food and drinks will be on sale. Entertainment for children and adults will be provided.