Thursday, Sept. 21
Ormond Beach Area Democratic Club meeting
When: 7 p.m.
Where: 56 N. Halifax Drive, Ormond Beach
Details: The Ormond Beach Area Democratic Club will host guest speaker Carl Persis, Volusia County School Board member for District 4. Check-in and social visiting will begin at 6:30 p.m. Like-minded nonmembers are welcome to attend as guests. Visit ormondbeachdems.org.
Friday, Sept. 22
When: Weekends of Friday-Sunday on Sept. 22-24, Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, and Oct. 6-8. Friday and Saturday shows start at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday shows start at 2 p.m.
Where: Flagler Playhouse, 301 E Moody Blvd., Bunnell
Details: The romantic and comic exploits of Dolly Gallagher-Levi, turn-of-the-century matchmaker, will thrill and entertain you in “Hello, Dolly!”, a musical adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit play “The Matchmaker.” The show features some of musical theater’s greatest songs. Buy tickets at flaglerplayhouse.org/hello-dolly.
Saturday, Sept. 23
Song Bird Crafts
When: 11 a.m. to noon
Where: Ormond Beach Environmental Discovery Center, 601 Division Ave., Ormond Beach
Details: Join the EDC for a craft activity. Recommended for ages 4-11. Space is limited. Call 386-615-7081.
When: 12-3 p.m.
Where: Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St., Ormond Beach
Details: The Ormond Beach Historical Society is inviting the community to attend this event where locals and visitors can peruse the items that others collect — postcards, photographs, toys, watches, coins, glassware, cards, military items and more. Feel free to wear historical clothing. There will be free food, water, sodas and coffee. Free and open to the public.
AAUW's annual membership tea
When: 1-4 p.m.
Where: Historic Holden House, 204 East Moody Blvd., Bunnell
Details: The American Association of University Women Flagler County Branch is hosting its annual membership tea. Learn more about the organization. Light refreshments will be served. Visit https://flaglercounty-fl.aauw.net.
Cruis'n 4 Paws
When: 3-7 p.m.
Where: Palm Coast Town Center, 975 Central Ave., Palm Coast
Details: Help Saving Missing Animals Response Team celebrate a successful year of rescue. This dog-friendly event will feature a car show, music, food trucks, vendors, a dance performance, kissing booth and fun zone for kids. Contact [email protected] or [email protected] for sponsorship opportunities.
Fall for Flagler Festival
When: 3-6 p.m.
Where: Veteran's Park, 101 N. Ocean Shore Blvd., Flagler Beach
Details: Celebrate the fall season with Flagler Beach Historical Museum's new fundraiser. Enjoy tastings from local restaurants, a silent auction, and DJ entertainment. Tickets cost $45. Visit flaglerbeachmuseum.org.
Sunday, Sept. 24
Lost Arts Festival
When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Florida Agricultural Museum, 7900 Old Kings Road North, Palm Coast
Details: Attend this festival and enjoy canning, candle dipping, meeting farm animals and more. Museum members get free admission. Tickets for non-members cost $12 for 12 and up; $10 for children 4-12. Children under 3 get in for free. Bring a canned good for $2 off admission, to be donated to a local food bank or homeless shelter. Visit floridaagmuseum.org.
Wednesday, Sept. 27
Bunnell Block Party
When: 4:30-6 p.m.
Where: George Washington Carver Center, 201 E. Drain St., Bunnell
Details: Come out to the Bunnell Block Party and join Flagler Palm Coast High School, Buddy Taylor Middle School and Bunnell Elementary to learn more about the resources available for all students and celebrate students who are "changing the game." Afterward, join Flagler Schools Superintendent LaShakia Moore for a panel discussion and Q+A about moving Flagler Schools forward in a Community Connection forum.
Friday, Sept. 29
‘I HRT Broadway: A Musical Revue’
When: 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29 and Saturday, Sept. 30; and 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1
Where: The News-Journal Center, 221 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach
Details: Head out to the News-Journal Center to see the Halifax Repertory Theatre’s “I HRT Broadway: A Musical Revue.” The Broadway musical revue will include selections from musicals that HRT would like to choose from for upcoming seasons, with songs from “42nd Street,” “Guys & Dolls,” “Les Miserables,” “School of Rock,” “Matilda” and more. Featuring guest artist Chelsea Turbin. Tickets cost $30 for adults and $25 for children under 18. Buy tickets at halifaxrep.com/tickets/index.
Saturday, Sept. 30
Matanzas chorus mattress fundraiser
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Matanzas High School cafeteria, 3535 Pirate Nation Way, Palm Coast
Details: Ready for a new mattress? Head out to Matanzas High School’s second annual mattress fundraiser, where each purchase helps support the Matanzas chorus’ planned January trip to sing at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Prices up to 50% off retail. Twin mattresses start at $199, fulls at $271, queens at $312 and kings at $399. More than 25 styles will be on display. Pillows and mattress protectors are also available. For more information, text keyword: “Pirates” to 321-521-2327.
AACS ’60s and ’70s dance party
When: 6 p.m.
Where: African American Cultural Museum of Florida, 4422 N. U.S 1, Palm Coast
Details: The African American Cultural Society invites the community to a themed ’60s/’70s dance party to celebrate the AACS’ inaugural Arts, Media, Communications, and Hospitality Internship program and the closing of its student-produced, intergenerational Summer of 1969 exhibition.
'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change'
When: 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 22, 23, 29 and 30; and 3 p.m. on Sundays, Sept. 17, 24, and Oct. 1
Where: City Repertory Theatre, 160 Cypress Point Parkway, Palm Coast
Details: City Repertory Theatre will present this off-Broadway musical on modern love illustrated through a series of vignettes. Featuring a cast of six, the show will look at the perils and pratfalls of the first date to marriage, children and the twilight years of life. Tickets cost $30; student tickets cost $15. Visit crtpalmcoast.com.
Moms of Pre Schoolers
When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Friday of the month
Where: Central Baptist Church, 152 Fairview Ave., Daytona Beach
Details: Moms of Pre Schoolers is a free faith-based program for moms, moms-to-be and their preschoolers for support and encouragement. Breakfast is provided, as well as a video with discussion and crafts. Playtime offered for children, with adult supervision. Call 386-255-2588.
When: 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays, through the end of November
Where: Central Baptist Church, 152 Fairview Ave., Daytona Beach
Details: "The Chosen," a TV series on the life of Jesus, will be aired at Central Baptist Church every Thursday, beginning with Season 1. Free admission. Discussion and light refreshments will follow the showings. Call 386-255-2588.
Exercises for the maturing body
When: 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays
Where: First Baptist Church of Palm Coast, 6050 Palm Coast Parkway, Palm Coast
Details: Attend upbeat classes presented by Synergy Senior Fitness and taught by Senior Fitness Specialist Artie Gardella. Classes are ongoing. Insurances that cover fitness accepted, or a donation for those with no coverage. Visit Synergyseniorfitness.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: "Unfolding the Universe: The James Webb Space Telescope" and “Visions of Visionaries: Beaux Arts of Central Florida."