What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Friday, Sept. 20
When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Senior Center, 351 Andrews St.
Details: Join Council on Aging of Volusia County and UnitedHealthcare for a free presentation entitled "Medicare Made Clear." This is not an enrollment event. Call 672-4146.
Saturday, Sept. 21
Ormond Beach Oktoberfest
When: 1-7 p.m.
Where: Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St.
Details: Join the Historical Society and Ormond Brewing Company for a day of live music and brews. "The Bavarians" will perform traditional Oktoberfest music from 3-7 p.m. Other musical acts TBA. Beer from Hoffbrau, Ormond Brewing Company and traditional German food will be available for purchase. Admission costs $10. Call 677-7005 or visit ormondhistory.org
Sunday, Sept. 22
30th-annual ice cream social and silent auction
When: 1-4 p.m.
Where: St. James Episcopal Church, 38 S. Halifax Drive
Details: All proceeds will benefit Family Renew and its endeavor to help families lift themselves out of homelessness. Costs $5 per person, free to children 10 and younger, and includes unlimited ice cream and homemade cake, entertainment, children's activities and silent and live auction. Tickets available at the door. Visit familyrenew.org or call 239-0861.
Monday, Sept. 23
When: 5:30-6:45 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Library, 30 S. Beach St.
Details: Civil Discourse is continuing on the topic "Smart Growth, What to heck is it and how does it affect me?" Come and invite anyone you know who can bring something to the topic, especially about development and sustainability. A panel on the subject is expected to take place at the Oct. 28 meeting, which will include Katrina Locke, county director of sustainability and natural resources development.
Tuesday, Sept. 24
Once Upon a Time Storytime Series
When: 10-11 a.m.
Where: The Casements north lawn, 25 Riverside Drive
Details: Please join the city for this free, hour-long program for kids 4 and under. Books, snacks, and crafts included. Call 676-3216.
Wednesday, Sept. 25
When: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Where: Ormond Senior Center, 351 Andrews St.
Details: On Wednesdays, the Council on Aging offers dance lessons provided by "Dance With Me" instructors Tom and Jo Sanders. Costs $2. Participants are welcome to stay afterward for a dance gala and social, from 2 to 4 p.m. featuring live big band music by The Blue Notes. Call 672-4159.
Women's health expo
When: 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: AdventHealth Daytona Beach, 301 Memorial Medical Parkway
Details: AdventHealth is kicking off breast cancer awareness with this free event in the hospital's lobby and garden area, featuring health education panels, screenings, as well as beauty, fashion and fitness demonstrations, goodies, food, music and more. Attendees are encouraged to donate a new bra for the local women’s center at Family Renew Community. Visit AdventHealthImagingEastFL.com/events.
ERAU Honor Series
When: 7:30 p.m.
Where: Lemerand Auditorium, Willie Miller Instructional Center, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Details: MIT Senior Research Scientist Stephanie Seneff will present a talk on RoundUp, titled Glyphosate: The Rattlesnake in the Corn. Free and open to the public.