What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Friday, June 14
Walking with the Manager
When: 8 a.m.
Where: Riverbend Nature Park, 775 Airport Road
Details: Walk with City Manager Joyce Shanahan and guest walker Police Chief Jesse Godfrey. Citizens are invited to join them for questions, comments and suggestions. Walk will span about 2 miles.
Halifax Genealogical Society
When: 1-4 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Library, room 3, 30 S. Beach. St.
Details: Meet society members for individual help in discovering or preserving your family history. Learn how to access and use free library databases. Call 681-9422.
Free Family Art Night
When: 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: Ormond Memorial Art Museum, 78 E. Granada Blvd.
Details: Instructor Linda King will teach how to create a butterfly art piece from repurposed materials like newspaper and twigs. Free. All supplies provided.
Saturday, June 15
REEL in the Fun
When: 9 a.m.
Where: Neptune Avenue beach approach
Details: Free catch and release kids' fishing tournament. Pre-registration closes on June 12. Open to city residents only and those 4-12 years old. Call 676-3250.
Safe boating class
When: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Halifax River Yacht Club, 331 S. Beach St.
Details: This is a two-day class needed to obtain a state operator's ID and apply for a possible insurance discount. Next class will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. Presented by the Daytona Beach Sail and Power Squadron, the cost for the class is $39.40 per student. Couples can share materials with a 50% discount for the student. Call Don Roman at 453-6456 or email [email protected] to reserve.
When: 5-9 p.m.
Where: Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St.
Details: Presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society. Music group, "The Porch Dogs," will perform a mix of Louisiana Cajun, zydeco, New Orleans pop standards and variety. Cover charge costs $10. Traditional New Orleans food and drinks available for purchase. Call 677-7005.
Monday, June 17
Creating a Crazy Quilt Block workshop
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Aberdeen Clubhouse, 50 Allwood Green Blvd.
Details: Join Claire Sadowniczak of the Racing Fingers Quilt Guild as she presents a more modern approach to the "crazed" and asymmetrical designs inspired by the Japanese Exhibit of the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition. Free workshop. Open to the public. Bring hand sewing implements or sewing machine, straight edge, fabric markers, scraps of fabric and commercial trims and a piece of muslin the size and shape of desired quilt block, including seam allowances. Contact [email protected]
Tuesday, June 18
NOVO Democrats meeting
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Red Lobster, 2625 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Details: Attend the Democratic Club of Northeast Volusia County's regular monthly meeting. Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood will be the guest speaker. Call 243-9289 or email [email protected]