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Posted: 2012 Nov 16 - 06:03

FRIDAY, Nov. 16

'¢Mystery Dinner Theater: Orbit Performing Arts Academy will host its first performance fundraiser, 'A Mystery Dinner Theater, Murder at the Pie Auction' at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Silver Sands Middle School in Port Orange. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $12 per adult and $9 for students. Dinner includes a salad, spaghetti entree, bread, dessert and a beverage. All proceeds from this fundraiser go towards continuing efforts to establish a non-profit status for the theater company. Show admission without dinner is $7 per adult and $4 per student. Tickets for the dinner show can be purchased/ordered at the studio or by email@ Tosha@orbitperformingarts.com. For the dinner, participants must pre-order tickets. Show only tickets may be purchased at the door.

'¢Beatles Revue: A Beatles Review will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, 399 N. U.S. 1, Ormond Beach. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. To make a reservation, call (386) 676-2275.

'¢Beethoven Weekend: The Daytona Beach Symphony Society will host a special Beethoven Weekend event Nov. 16-18, at Peabody Auditorium. The weekend celebrates the genius and passion of Beethoven during three days of his most beautiful music, including the awe-inspiring Ninth Symphony at Peabody Auditorium.

Weekend packages are $75. Single tickets range from $20-40. Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (386) 253-2901 or visit www.dbss.org.

'¢Concert: Ninth annual celebration of Thanksgiving 'Harvest of Music' program, featuring Christian artist Steve Green at 7 p.m. at First Assembly DeLand, 551 S. Kepler Road. The son of missionary parents, Mr. Green celebrates 27 years in the Christian music industry. During this time, he has been honored with four Grammy nominations, 13 No. 1 songs, and seven Dove Awards, Christian music's highest honor. With 33 recordings to his credit, including children's projects and Spanish-language albums, Green has sold over three million albums worldwide. There is no admission charge for this inspirational evening of music and prayer celebrating family, community and blessings from God. For more information, call toll-free (866) 328-6417.

SATURDAY, Nov. 17

'¢Deltona: 50th Birthday: Deltona will be celebrating its 50th birthday at 5:30 p.m. at the Deltona Community Center, 980 Lakeshore Drive.

They will present a dinner/dance gala beginning at 5:30 p.m. The event will include a social hour, sit down dinner, a Viennese dessert buffet table and dancing.

Frank E. Mackle III, one of Deltona's original developers, will be the keynote speaker.

For tickets or information call (386) 574-6208 or (386) 785-3211.

'¢Family Pet Festival: The Southeast Volusia Humane Society will host a Family Pet Festival and Santa Photos from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, at the Southeast Volusia Humane Society, 1200 S. Glencoe Road, New Smyrna Beach. The fall festival includes Santa Photos from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. with your pet. For more information, call (386) 428-9860.

'¢Fall Sidewalk Sale,: Flagler Avenue and Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach will conduct fall sidewalk sales from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (386) 427-2256 or visit www.flagerave.com.

'¢Breakfast with Santa: This event will be Saturday, Nov. 17, at Volusia Mall. For more information, visit www.volusiamall.net

'¢Purple Cow Festival: This event will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17,at Full Moon Natives, 1737 Fern Park Drive, Port Orange. For more information, visit www.fullmoonnatives.com

'¢Wings on the Wind Bird Festival: This event will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Marine Science Center, 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet. The popular event provides an opportunity for visitors to learn about bird migration, watch raptor demonstrations, and witness the release of rehabilitated sea birds. Admission is free. The event will culminate with the release of rehabilitated birds at 3 p.m. at the "dog beach" in Lighthouse Point Park, a five-minute walk from the Marine Science Center. For more information, call (386) 304-5545 or visit marinesciencecenter.com.

'¢Rummage Sale: The New Smyrna Beach Lions Club semi-annual community indoor-outdoor rummage sale is on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16-17, beginning at 8 a.m at the Lions clubhouse, 2340 Sunset Drive.

'¢Green Smoothie Demonstration: Daytona Beach Vegetarian Society will host a green smoothie demonstration and tasting at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Come see how simple, healthy, and tasty green smoothies can be made for breakfast, lunch, or for a snack in between.

'¢Fall Festival: This event will be held from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at 401 N. Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach. Admission is free.

Hayride, bonfire to roast marshmallows, food/baked goods (minimum $2 donation requested), inflatables, carnival games, a mechanical bull ride, a cakewalk and a chili cook off. All proceeds to benefit Indigo Christian Junior Academy.

'¢Bake Sale: American Legion Auxiliary Unit 285 will host its annual bake sale at 2 p.m. Saturday, 4497 S. U.S. 1, Edgewater. Proceeds are for the scholarship fund. Public invited

'¢Bazaar: The Edgewater Union Church, 500 S. Ridgewood Ave., Edgewater is hosting its annual Christmas Bazaar from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Decorations, attic treasures, jewelry, bake sale, and lunch can be purchased.

'¢Costa Del Mar Party: Sunglass World at the Pavilion in Port Orange will host a Costa Del Mar Party from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at 5221 S. Williamson Blvd., Suite 210. Prizes will be given away throughout the day. For more information, call (386) 236-9970.

SUNDAY, Nov. 18

'¢Thanksgiving Dinner: Church of the Holy Child

will host a Thanksgiving dinner at 4 p.m. at 1225 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach. The public is welcome.

'¢Walk: The Happy Wanderers 5K or 10K Walk will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday at Winterhaven Park, 4589 S. Atlantic Ave., Ponce Inlet. Cost is $3. For more information, call (386) 760-3872, (386) 676-9863 or visit happywanderersfl.org.

'¢ Klezmer Progam: Temple Israel of DeLand will host a Klezmer Program at 2 p.m. Sunday, at 1001 E. New York Ave., DeLand. It is a afternoon of Jewish music and Jewish humor. To make a reservation, email jerrybonow@gmail.com.

'¢Concert: The 'Tuned for Praise' Concert Series at Ormond Beach Presbyterian Church continues with 'Songs of Thankfulness and Praise,' an organ and piano recital at 3:30 p.m. at 105 Amsden Road, Ormond Beach. The concert is free and open to the public. A free-will offering will be received. There will be a reception immediately following the concert in the Haddad Fellowship Center at the church. For information call the church at (386) 441-0300.

'¢Book Signing: Timothy Brannan will be signing his new novel, Tears of Allah with accompanying 'sound track' at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Muse during the DeLand Fall Festival.

'¢Cinematique: 'Le Nozze Di Figaro' will be shown at 2 p.m. at 242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach. An opera in four acts Sung in Italian. Revolution is in the air in David McVicar's wonderfully illuminating production of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro from the Royal Opera House. Tickets are $20-$18. For more information, call (386) 252-3118.

'¢Gospel Concert: First Baptist Church of Port Orange will host Ivan Parker at 6 p.m. at 316 Church St., Port Orange. Tickets are $10. For more information, call (386) 763-2083.

MONDAY, Nov. 19

'¢Afternoon at the movies: The Port Orange Regional Library will show 'People Like Us' at 2 p.m. Monday at 1005 City Center Circle.

This smart, intimate drama features Sam, a 20-something, fast-talking salesman, whose latest deal collapses on the day he learns that his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home, where he must put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. Elisabeth Banks and Michelle Pfeiffer star.

TUESDAY, Nov. 20

'¢Poetry Reading: Tomoka Poets present Ormond Beach Poet Rosella Stern reading from her newly published book of poetry If Not Now at 7 p.m. at Java Jungle, 4606 Clyde Morris Blvd., Port Orange. A poetry open mic will accompany her presentation. Public invited. Free. For more information, call (386)

441-1839.

'¢Improv & Indie:

Live comedy with Random Acts of Insanity Improv troupe, followed by the indie movie 'Sleepwalk with Me' at 8 p.m. at 242 S. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Tickets are $5. For more information, call (386) 252-3118.

'¢Guitar Ensemble: An eclectic evening of music presented by the Daytona State College Guitar Ensemble will be at 7:30 p.m. at the News-Journal Center at Daytona State College, Gillespy Theater

221 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach. Enjoy some jazz sounds, pop transcriptions, and light classics. Free to Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county students, all others $8 per person or $15 for two

For additional information, visit www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts or call (386) 226-1927.

'¢Sica Hall Thanksgiving Dance: The weekly Senior Dance at Sica Hall will share the 'gift of giving' by completing this year's Angel Tree on Nov. 20. All are welcome to join us for this special event, and select a gift to donate to a needy senior, or make a donation to the Holiday Food Drive. Dance to Frankie K's Trio, featuring vocalist Niall Donoghue. Sica Hall is at 1065 Daytona Ave., Holly Hill. $4 admission includes refreshments. For more information, call (386) 236-2997.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21

'¢Walk: The Happy Wanderers will host a free fun walk at 6 p.m. at Cassen Park, 1 S. Beach St., Ormond Beach. For more information, call (386) 760-3872, (386) 676-9863 or visit happywanderersfl.org.

'¢'The Child in me Exhibit: Sara Fox Gallery-House will host its fifth annual 'The Child in me Exhibit' from 1-5 p.m. Nov. 21-Nov. 25, at  110 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach.

Admission is free. For more information, call (386) 258-5333.

 '¢Music for Prayer and Meditation: The instrumentalists of Music for Prayer and Meditation and the Port Orange Ministerial Association, invite you to a half hour of beautiful music each Wednesday from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. at All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange. The half-hour is an opportunity to experience an oasis of silent prayer and meditation accompanied by comforting sounds of the following musicians scheduled. Susan and Darrell Acree and Luci Karwowski will perform.

THURSDAY, Nov. 22

Thanksgiving Day

UPCOMING EVENTS

'¢Spark the Sprit: New Smyrna Beach will host its 4th annual Christmas on Canal Street celebration.

The celebration kicks off with Spark the Spirit from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov.23. Festivities include the town tree lighting, carriage rides, visits with Santa, live entertainment and a store window decorating contest. Stores will be open for holiday shopping.

'¢Parade of Lights: On Sat., Nov. 24, the Daytona Beach Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and Al Smith Productions will present 'The Parade of Lights,' which will kick off the city's second annual Holidays at Daytona Beach lineup of wintertime activities. The Parade of Lights begins at 5:15 p.m. featuring local high school bands, show cars from the Turkey Run classic automobile event, civic groups, dance troupes and more. The parade route will begin on Main Street at the corner of Peninsula Drive.

'¢Light Up Volusia Nights: The ceremony will unveil festive holiday lights and decorations at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, at the Ocean Center, Daytona Beach Hilton Oceanfront Resort, Ocean Walk Shoppes and the historic oceanfront Bandshell. The Ocean Center will feature an ornate 40-foot Christmas tree that will be officially lit by attending city and county officials for the season as a part of the ceremony. The beach-themed holiday décor will include the return of Sandy the Seahorse, the event's mascot. Light Up Volusia Nights takes place from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. and will also include entertainment, refreshments, kid's activities and arts and crafts.

For more information on Holidays at Daytona Beach activities, go to www.holidaysatthebeach.com.

'¢Christmas Parades Land & Sea: This event will be held Saturday, Dec. 1. The impressive Christmas Parade Land gets underway at 4 p.m. with floats and more floats, traditional marching bands, dance teams and, of course, Santa! Later that afternoon, the

Christmas Parade Sea along the Intracoastal Waterway features dazzling boats decked in holiday lights, each vying for a prize. For more information about all events, go to www.christmasoncanalstreet.com.

'¢Empty Bowls: On Dec. 7, Mainland High will host the Fifth Annual Empty Bowls Event and Silent Auction. This charitable event is a fundraiser to benefit Halifax Urban Ministries, an organization that provides for the needy in Volusia County. This is a countywide event, with Volusia art students and master potters contributing bowls. They are crafting 1,000 bowls this year. The night of the event, guests choose a bowl, eat a meal (food donated by more than 20 area restaurants), and keep the bowl as a gift and reminder of all the empty bowls in the world. The auction will begin at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be served from 6-8 p.m. Donation is $15. For tickets, call (386) 265-4665, Ext. 54344.

ONGOING EVENTS

'¢25 percent solution to save our cities: This group will demonstrate from 4 to 5 p.m., each Tuesday outside the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. For more information, contact paf1222@ bellsouth.net.

'¢American Legion Post 17: Breakfast is served from 8 to 11 a.m. each Sunday. Spaghetti, salad and garlic bread is served from 4:30-6:30 p.m. each Thursday. Post 17 is at 619 Canal St., New Smyrna Beach.

'¢American Legion Post 120: The post features monthly dinners and activities for members and guests. Monday is bar bingo at 6:30 p.m. with burgers and fries available. Tuesday is Wii Bowling with tacos available. The first and third Wednesdays feature prime rib and barbecue ribs respectively, and Friday's are dinner, dancing and karaoke, (featuring Danny's famous fish fry on the second Friday of the month). Menus and prices vary and reservations are recommended for Wednesdays and Fridays. The post is at 461 Walker St., Holly Hill. For more information and dinner times, call the post at (386) 258-5275.

'¢American Legion Post 270: Each Monday from 5-7 p.m. is taco night. Wednesday wings are served from 5-7 p.m. Each Friday from 5-7 p.m. is a fish fry. Post 270 is at 119 Howes St., Port Orange. For more information, call (386) 788-6800.

'¢American Legion Post 276: Wednesday night is bingo from 6:30-9:30 p.m. The first Thursday of every month is spaghetti dinner at 5:30 p.m. The second Friday of every month is horse racing and every Saturday dinner is served from 5:30-7 p.m. Call for reservations and entertainment. For more information, call (386) 263-2431.

'¢American Legion Auxiliary Unit 285 Edgewater: The auxiliary hosts Quarters Up Bingo every Monday night beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post 285 in Edgewater. All proceeds go toward veterans, youth and children. Open to the public. The post is at 4497 S. U.S. 1, Edgewater.

'¢AMVETS Post 2: The rider's group will meet at 10 a.m. the first Saturday of each month, with a ride following the meeting. The post serves dinner on Fridays. A spaghetti dinner will be served on Friday. The post is at 2111 S. U.S. 1 in Edgewater. For more information, call (386) 402-7602.

'¢Arthaus: The 5th annual Halifax Art Festival 'Extended Display' Student Art Exhibit: A selection of student artwork travels from the Halifax Art Festival to be displayed in the ArtHaus Gallery beginning November 15.

This selection of artworks, by kindergarten through 12th grade East Volusia County art students, was part of the hundreds of others exhibited at the Halifax Art Festival Student Exhibit last weekend.This ArtHaus exhibition presents the 21 HAF award winners, along with over 50 other exceptional artworks.

For more information, visit www.arthaus.org or call (386) 767-0076.

'¢The Casements: The Casements is the former winter home of John D. Rockefeller and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This historic home is now owned by the city of Ormond Beach and serves as a civic and cultural center, sponsoring creative experiences for all ages. The home is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The Casements Guild, a non-profit organization made up of volunteers, provides free guided tours 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Donations are gratefully accepted. The Guild volunteers also operate the Gift Shoppe where a variety of souvenirs and unique items can be purchased. Additionally, the home and Rockefeller Gardens are available for private events or weddings. This historical property is at 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach. For more information, call (386) 676-3216 or go to www.thecasements.net.

'¢Cracker Creek's Pirate Cruise: Featuring the Pirates of Spruce Creek, cruises are at 1 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday at 1795 Taylor Road, Port Orange. Costumed pirates create a live, interactive experience as young buccaneers learn navigation, pirate weaponry, knotting or rope tying and pirate lingo, all the while searching for the lost treasure at Spruce Creek. Pre-registration is required by calling (386) 304-0778. Canoe and kayak launch and rentals, guided eco-history pontoon boat tours and golf cart tours of the conservation nature trails also are available. For more information, visit the website at OldFloridaPioneer.com or send an email to crackercreek@OldFloridaPioneer.com.

'¢Cruise night: East Coast Cruisers host a cruise night from 4-8 p.m. the second Saturday of each month on Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach.

'¢Daytona Metropolitan Bridge Club: Duplicate Bridge is played Monday through Saturday at 600 Driftwood Ave., Daytona Beach. For the schedule, call (386) 255-7744 or visit the website at www.DaytonaBridge.org.

'¢Deltona Women's Club: Bunco is held the first Friday of the month. The donation is $10. Weekly dances are the second, third and fourth Friday of the month from 6-10 p.m. Donation is $5. The public is welcome. The Deltona Women's Club is at 1049 E. Normandy Blvd., Deltona. For more information, call (386) 574-2311.

'¢Democracy Now: Internet news with Amy Goodman will be presented at 10:30 a.m. each Thursday at Unitarian Universalist Society, 56 N. Halifax Ave., Ormond Beach. News and analysis will be covered. Coffee and doughnuts will be served. The public may attend.

'¢Downtown Arts District Gallery Walk: Canal Street Historic District galleries feature monthly solo and group exhibitions, artist talks and live music. Stroll the district from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month. Admission is free. The Canal Street Historic District is in downtown New Smyrna Beach. For information, visit www.canalstreetnsb.com or call (386) 547-4038.

'¢Edgewater Farmer's Market: The Farmer's market is from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., each Saturday at 1108 S. Ridgewood Ave., (corner of U.S. 1 and Turgot Avenue). For booth space, call (386) 424-2485.

'¢Edgewater Fire-Rescue Bingo: Games begin at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday at the Fire-Rescue Association Fire Hall, 2616 Hibiscus Drive. Two games have $100 jackpots. The facility is non-smoking. Snacks and soft drinks are available for purchase. All proceeds benefit the Fire-Rescue Association's various causes. For more information, call (386) 424-2445.

'¢Elks: The Elks Lodge, 820 W. Park Ave., Edgewater, serves lunch from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday to Friday, soups, salad and sandwiches are served. The lodge holds a spaghetti dinner with or without meatballs or sausage from 5-7 p.m., each Tuesday. Cost is $7 per person. Dinner and dances are held from 5-10 p.m. each Friday. Entrees start at $7.50 and up. The facility is non-smoking, food and soft drinks are available for purchase. All proceeds benefit the Elks' sponsored charities. For more information, call (386) 663-3041.

'¢Knights of Columbus: Chicken foot dominoes are played at 6:30 p.m. each Thursday at the Knights of Columbus, 516 Orange St. New Smyrna Beach. Enjoy an easy game to learn with some fun people. For more information, call (386) 427-3580.

'¢Lilian Place: Lilian Place Historic House is now open. Guided tours will be available at 1 to 4 p.m. every Sunday at 111 Silver Beach Ave., Daytona Beach. Tours are $5 for non-members and free for members. For more information, call (386) 299-4974 or visit www.heritagepreservationtrust.org.

'¢New Smyrna Beach Farmer's Market: Each Saturday, vendors take their places in front of Old Fort Park in the Canal Street Historic District, 210 Sams Ave., New Smyrna Beach. Local farmers offer fruit, vegetables, herbs, flowers, plants, juices, dairy, seafood and grass-fed meats. Organic and pesticide-free produce are available. Quality handcrafted items and baked goods also are offered. For information, go to www.canalstreetnsb.com or call (404) 429-5524.

'¢New Smyrna Beach Museum of History: In the NSB Waterfront Loop, 120 Sams Ave., New Smyrna Beach, the museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday. Admission is free. For more information, call (386) 478-0052.

'¢Ormond Beach farmers market: The farmers market will be open each Thursday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Rockefeller Gardens, 26 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach. For more information, visit www.ormondbeachmainstreet.com.

'¢Ormond Beach Historical Society Welcome Center and Museum: This is the 'Gateway to the Ormond Scenic Loop' featuring historical photographs, a 20-minute DVD and interpretive panels that reveal the rich and diverse history of the Ormond Beach area. In the 1895 MacDonald House, the welcome center features information about the Timucuan Indians, the Spanish and British Colonial Periods, early pioneer settlers, the Hotel Ormond, 'Birthplace of Speed,' and John D. Rockefeller. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free. The welcome center and museum is at 38 E. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach. For more information, call (386) 676-7005 or visit www.ormondhistory.org.

'¢Peninsula Club: The Peninsula Club of Daytona Beach hosts an afternoon of bridge and canasta on Thursdays. Social hour begins at 11 a.m. Lunch is served at noon. Cards start after lunch. For membership and more information, call (386) 677-4257. Lunch reservations are required by Monday morning. Call (386) 767-5978 to order lunch.

'¢Piggotte Community Center: Cards and game playing is from 1-3 p.m. each Monday and Thursday at the center. There is no cost. Participants can bring their cards and games. Silver Sneakers exercise classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9-10 a.m. Humana-eligible members are free. Non-eligible members are $2 per class resident, $2.50 non-resident. Zumba Gold classes have started. The fee is $7 per class for residents and $7.50 for non-residents. The center is at 504 Big Tree Road, South Daytona. For more information, call (386) 322-3070.

'¢Port Orange Elks: The Port Orange Elks Lodge No. 2723 is offering bingo open to the public. Monday doors open at 4 p.m. with games starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday the doors open at 9 p.m. with games starting at 11:30 p.m. Food will be available for purchase for both events. No outside food or drink allowed.

'¢Sailing instruction: Co-ed youth 14 and older can learn to sail every Wednesday night and some weekends in New Smyrna Beach. Join Ship 495 Sea Scouts at New Smyrna Beach Boat and Ski Club, 242 North Causeway at the boat ramp. Look for the blue building. Visit any Wednesday at 6 p.m. Kids 14 to 19 learn about safe boating, then hop aboard 14-foot Capri sailboats for hands-on lessons. The group competes four times a year around the state with other youth on sailing vessels of all sizes. This is a year-round program in its 11th year here in New Smyrna Beach. The fee is $20 per year to join and participants hold car washes and repair donated boats to raise funds for out- of-town regattas. For more information, call (386) 423-9134 or (386) 427-1572.

'¢Scrabble Club: The Port Orange Regional Library hosts Scrabble Club at 10 a.m. each Monday, at 1005 City Center Circle. For more information, call (386) 322-5152, Ext. 2.

'¢Sica Hall Senior Center: Nickel and dime poker is played at noon each Thursday with donations requested. Several different games are played, and rules are posted. Line dancing takes place at 2 p.m. each Thursday and costs $4 for members. Also, from 2-4 p.m. each Tuesday, a live band plays music from the 1940s and up to dance to. Refreshments are served. Singles or couples may attend. The cost is $4.50 for nonmembers and $3.50 for members. Bingo is at 1 p.m. each Monday and Wednesday. Drawings, prizes and free refreshments are available. The cost is $1 for members and $2 for nonmembers. The Sica Hall Senior Center is at 1065 Daytona Ave., Holly Hill. For more information, call (386) 236-2997.

'¢Singles dance: The Women of the Moose have a singles and couples dance at the Moose Lodge, 601 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach on Saturday Nights from 7-10 p.m. For more information, call (386) 255-2207.

'¢Super Singles of Florida: A dance is held from 8-10:30 p.m. each Wednesday at the Eagles Club, 190 S. Nova Road, Ormond Beach. Music is provided by Jim and Vicki of Mr. D.J. Entertainment. The cost is $6 for members and $8 for non-members. Participants must be single. For more information, call (386) 736-0749 or send an e-mail to Darlin115308@yahoo.com.

'¢UCC Community Farmer's Market: A farmer's market is held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each Saturday, at the corner of Washington and Faulkner streets, New Smyrna Beach. Items include farm fresh eggs, fresh vegetables, orchids, goat's milk soap and more. For more information, call (386) 426-0359.

'¢VFW Post 3282: The Post has entertainment Tuesday through Saturday evenings, with lunch or dinner served Wednesday through Saturday from noon until 7:30 p.m. There are daily specials including a Pasta Night on Tuesdays from 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday is Big Burger night with $5 cheeseburgers. Friday is Karaoke Night with Michael Leone from 7-11p.m. Saturday is Dance Night with various musicians playing. Sunday brunch is 8-11:30 a.m. The Post is at 5810 S. Williamson Blvd. in Port Orange. For more information, call (386) 761-7217.

'¢VFW Post 4250: 'The Little V' has weekly dinners. Every Friday at 5:30 p.m., with music for your dancing and listening pleasure at 7 p.m. No cover. Also, Wednesday is dart night at 7 p.m. Thursday is bike night at 6 p.m. Food is available. Saturday is karaoke from 7-11 p.m. Post 4250 is located behind the New Smyrna Beach Airport, next to Enterprise Rental. Take U.S. 1 to South Street. For more information, call (386) 423-1789 or visit www.vfwpost4250.com.

To include an event on the Hometown News Calendar, send an e-mail to newsdy@hometownnewsol.com or fax (386) 322-5901. For more information, call (386) 322-5924.




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