What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Friday, Aug. 2
Walking with the manager
When: 8 a.m.
Where: Einstein Bros. Bagels, 110 S. Nova Road
Details: Join City Manager Joyce Shanahan for a 2-mile walk on the Forest Hill Trails Connector. Meet in the parking lot of Einstein Bros. Bagels. Entire walk is along paved surfaces. Assistant City Engineer Shawn Finley will be the guest walker.
When: 8:30 p.m.
Where: Rockefeller Gardens, 26 Riverside Drive
Details: Catch this month's Movie on the Halifax, presented by the city's Leisure Services Department. Movie is rated PG. Free admission. Refreshments available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Call 676-3216.
Saturday, Aug. 3
Family Fun: Stories & Hijinks of Ormond Beach
When: 10-11 a.m.
Where: Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St.
Details: Presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society, this interactive program for ages 7-12 features activities and stories from the early pioneer days of Ormond. Free and open to the public. Complimentary refreshments for the children will be served. Call 677-7005 or visit ormondhistory.org to reserve a spot.
Monday, Aug. 5
Coffee with Commissioner Kent
When: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Where: 130 Magnolia Drive
Details: Join City Commissioner Troy Kent at his home for a cup of coffee and conversation.
Tuesday, Aug. 6
36th-annual National Night Out
When: 5-8 p.m.
Where: Nova Community Center, 440 N. Nova Road
Details: Presented by the Ormond Beach Police Department, this year's event theme is super heroes, and will feature a costume contest, photo booth, rock wall, martial art demo, dance demo, food and more. Call 676-3553 or 676-3526 for questions.
Wednesday, Aug. 7
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 2-4 p.m. featuring live big band music by The Blue Notes. Call 672-4159.
Thursday, Aug. 8
'Who says I'm too old to go back to work?'
When: 10:30 a.m. to noon
Where: Ormond Beach YMCA, 500 Sterthaus Drive
Details: Join this course, taught by Jamie Newcomb, to learn how to earn extra money with part-time or full-time work. This is a four class-course, and the other sessions are scheduled for Aug. 15, 22 and 29. Course costs $30. Call 299-9169, email [email protected] or visit volusiaseniorlearning.org