A very special parade is planned
The Chabad of Palm Coast and Ormond Beach will have a Grand Menorah Parade and Menorah Lighting, beginning at 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 29, at the Ormond Beach Wal-mart. The parade will go north on State Road A1A to Veterans Park in Flagler Beach for a public menorah lighting at 7 p.m. There will be latkes, doughnuts and dancing. Anyone interested in participating in the parade can email [email protected].
Monday, Dec. 26
5-7 p.m., European Village, 101 Palm Harbor Parkway. Doughnuts and latkes, and a performance by Sam Glaser. Events include the lighting of a life-size menorah, and a raffle for a new iPad. Admission is free, no reservations required.
Wednesday, Dec. 21
Afro-American Caribbean Heritage Organization, Inc.
5 p.m., Realty Exchange, 300 Florida Park Drive. Music, gifts, and food. Free to members who have made scholarship donations. Donations from guests are welcome. 446-6935.
Thursday, Dec. 22
All Flagler Democratic Club
7 p.m., Palm Coast Community Center, 305 Palm Coast Parkway. Meeting date was changed. For more information, 904-451-0301.
Friday, Dec. 30
2-4 p.m., African American Cultural Center, 4422 N. U.S. 1. Free public celebration with vendors, food and entertainment, partially supported by a cultural arts grant from the city of Palm Coast. For more information, call Brenda Andrews 445-3180.
Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017
New Year’s Day Scramble (Bloody Mary Open) Golf Tournament
8:30 a.m. shotgun start at Palm Harbor Golf Club, 100 Cooper Lane, Palm Coast. Four-person scramble format. $35 per player includes 18 holes of golf, cart fee, practice balls and drink ticket. Sign up by calling 386-986-GOLF (4653) or in person at the Palm Harbor Clubhouse.
African American Cultural Society New Year’s Day luncheon
2 p.m., Cultural Center, 4422 N. U.S. 1. A celebration of start of the organization’s 26th year. Tickets are
$30 per person. Purchase online at eventbrite.com or at the center.
Sunday, Jan. 1, Monday, Jan 2
Ice skating in Florida
10 a.m. to 7 p.m., The Palm Coast Arts Foundation (PCAF) outdoor performance stage, 1500 Central Ave.
Tickets are $10. at the door and include skate rental, or $6. pre-purchased via the PCAF website or Facebook page. Enjoy fun for the whole family with hot cocoa and holiday treats. For tickets call, 225-4394 or online, http://bit.ly/1VaiOYg.
Friday, Jan. 6
GTM New volunteer orientation
10 a.m., GTM Research Reserve, Introduction to the volunteer program. For more information, call Shannon Rininger, 904-823-4500.
Saturday, Jan. 7
10th annual Christmas tree recycling event
8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Palm Coast Fuel Depot, 22 Utility Drive. Also accepting: Styrofoam, used gift wrap, Christmas tree lights, and old electronics (no TVs, monitors or microwaves). Recycled trees will be ground and used as mulch in the city. For more information, call 986-3722.
Art & Culture
Monday, Dec. 26 to Friday, Dec. 30
Winter Break Junior Golf Camp
9 a.m. to noon, Palm Harbor Golf Club, 100 Cooper Lane. Students 6- to 16-years-old will spend the week learning how to golf. $99 for the week; lunch is not provided. Register in advance by calling 986-GOLF (4653) or email [email protected].
Wednesday, Dec. 28 to Friday, Dec. 30
Junior Winter Break Tennis Camp
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Palm Coast Tennis Center, 1290 Belle Terre Parkway. Campers ages 7-13 will practice and improve their tennis skills. Registration deadline is Dec. 21. $99 for all three days or $40 per day. Information, www.PalmCoastTennisCenter.com or 986-2550.
Clubs and Support groups
Tuesday, Dec 27
Kidney Smart class
1 p.m., Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. Register at KidneySmart.org/Class, or call 888-My-Kidney.
Lung Cancer support group
1:30 p.m., Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. Patients who have been diagnosed with lung cancer might have physical needs and emotional concerns distinct from other cancer patients. This support group provides a safe and open environment to share experiences and struggles.
This group meets the fourth Tuesday of every month, registration is not required. For more information, call 586-2065.
Tuesday, Jan. 3
Astronomy Club of Palm Coast
6 p.m., Flagler County Public Library, 2500 NW Palm Coast Parkway. Celestial events for January will be discussed and we will discuss Our Star and its workings. Meetings are free and open to the public. Contact: [email protected].