- September 8, 2022
When: 7-8 p.m.
Where: 56 N. Halifax Drive, Ormond Beach
Details: The May meeting of the Ormond Beach Area Democratic Club will be in-person and on Zoom. Social visiting will take place from 6:30-7 p.m. A Zoom link request and club information are available at ormondbeachdems.org. Like minded non-members are welcome to attend as guests. Club meetings take place on the second Thursday of each month.
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Linear Park, 31 Greenway Court, Palm Coast
Details: The Garden Club at Palm Coast's Arbor Day Memorial Tree Planting ceremony will remember four members who died from 2019 to 2021: Jane Culpepper, Joseph Fontaine, Angela Ricci and Shirley Studdendick. A bottle brush and Japanese blueberry tree will be planted next to the butterfly garden on the St. Joe Walkway. Speakers will include newly installed president Denise Garcia and Palm Coast City Manager Denise Bevan. For information email: [email protected]
When: 7 p.m. on Friday, May 13; and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 15
Where: St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 5400 Belle Terre Parkway, Palm Coast
Details: See this free concert by the Choral Arts Society, featuring music from "The Phantom of the Opera," "Les Miserables" and the music of Stephen Sondheim.
When: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1014 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach
Details: Help homeless families with children by attending Family Renew Community's Family Fun Fest, where you can eat all the ice cream and homemade cookies you want. Admission costs $5 per person, and children 10 and under are free. There will be family entertainment and children's activities, such as face painting, balloon twisting, games and an art project. Event activities will take place outdoors in a shaded pavilion and indoors in an air-conditioned community center. Lunch and raffle tickets will be available for purchase. For tickets, visit familyrenew.org/FamilyFun Fest or go to Family Renew Community’s Secret Attic Thrift Store at 32 Ocean Shore Blvd. in Ormond Beach. Tickets are also available at the door. Call 386-239-0861.
When: 9-11 a.m.
Where: Big Lots Plaza, 122 N. Nova Road, Ormond Beach
Details: Get your pet vaccinated at a lower cost. Rabies shots will cost $5 for 1-year vaccinations. Other shots offered include dog distemper/parvo combo, dog flu, cat distemper combo, feline leukemia and more. Heartworm prevention and flea control products will be available for purchase. All vaccinations are administered with a licensed veterinarian. Cash only for shots; cards accepted for product purchase. No appointment needed. Clinic is open to everyone. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Call or text 748-8993 or visit spcavolusia.org
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Temple Beth Shalom, 40 Wellington Drive, Palm Coast
Details: Browse furniture, household items, jewelry, collectibles, books, electronics, sports equipment and more. Call 954-401-1144.
When: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Houligan's Destination Daytona, 1643 U.S. 1, Ormond Beach
Details: The Ormond Beach Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will host their monthly luncheon. Contact Bill Denny at 770-883-1653 or at [email protected]
When: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Hammock Dunes Club, 30 Avenue Royale, Palm Coast
Details: This month's luncheon speaker will be John E. Thrasher, retired president of Florida State University. The topic is "Florida's Competitive Edge in Higher Education." Registration is required; it costs $35 for members and $40 for guests. Visit flaglertigerbayclub.com, email [email protected] or call 386-222-1533.
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St., Ormond Beach
Details: Learn all that goes into maintaining a safe, clean, friendly ocean beach experience for the residents and visitors of Volusia County with Beach Safety Officer Travis Tingler. All ages are welcome. Reservations are not required for this free program. Call 386-676-4191, option 5.
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Shepherd of the Coast Lutheran Church, 101 Pine Lakes Parkway S, Palm Coast
Details: Attend this informational event in the church's Fellowship Hall room 202 featuring guest speaker David Lydon, Flagler County veterans service officer. He will speak about benefits available for veterans, their spouses and widows, and how he can assist in applying for benefits. It's hosted by Operation Barnabas. Contact [email protected]
When: 7 p.m. on Friday, May 20; 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, May 21; and 1 p.m. Sunday, May 22.
Where: Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, 399 N. U.S. 1, Ormond Beach
Details: Children's Musical Theatre Workshop, Inc. presents "Seussical Jr." featuring a cast of local young actors. The show will transport audiences from the Jungle of Nool into the Circus McGurkus as the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos. Tickets cost $17.50. The PAC's box office is open Tuesday-Friday from noon to 5 p.m. Tickets can also be purchased online at ormondbeach.org/267/Performing-Arts-Center
When: Through May 24
Where: 9 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach
Details: See a pop-up exhibit by Neptune Beach artist Caitlin Flynn. Her most recent work draws attention to defining the American Dream. Flynn gathers inspiration from abstract expressionism, Romare Beardon, Wolf Kahan, and the Bay Area Figurative Movement.
When: Through May 31
Where: The Art League of Daytona Beach, 433 S. Palmetto Ave. Daytona Beach
Details: See the latest art exhibition by the Florida Women's Arts Association.Visit flwaa.com
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday
Where: Museum of Arts and Sciences, 352 S. Nova Road, Daytona Beach
Details: Want to spend a day looking at fine art? The Museum of Arts and Sciences has the following shows on display: "The Color of Rain: From the Florida Women's Art Association" ; "Diamond, Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald: Clear and Colored Glass Traditions in the Collection" ; " A River Runs Through It: Hudson River School and Other Landscapes from the Collection" ; "Beyond the Plate: Murals and Other Ceramics from the Kendall Art Center" ; "Child’s Play: Historical Toys and Games from the Collection" ; and "The Bitten Line: Etchings from the Collection" (opens May 17).